The Cooper Companies, Inc. (COO)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
June 7, 2012 5:00 p.m. EDT
Kim Duncan – Senior Director, IR
Bob Weiss – President and CEO
Greg Matz – VP and CFO
Jeff Johnson – Robert W. Baird
Kim Gailun – JPMorgan
Matthew O'Brien – William Blair
Joanne Wuensch – BMO Capital Markets
Larry Keusch – Raymond James
Steve Willoughby – Cleveland Research Company
Amit Bhalla – Citi
Larry Biegelsen – Wells Fargo
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the second quarter 2012 The Cooper Companies Incorporated earnings conference call. My name is Regina, and I will be your conference operator for today.
At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later we will be conducting a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions). Today's event is being recorded for replay purposes.
I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Ms. Kim Duncan, Senior Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead.
Good afternoon, and welcome to The Cooper Companies' second quarter 2012 earnings conference call. I'm Kim Duncan, Senior Director of Investor Relations. And joining me on today's call are Bob Weiss, President and Chief Executive Officer; Greg Matz, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Al White, VP, Investor Relations, Treasurer and Chief Strategic Officer.
Before we get started, I'd like to remind you that this conference call contains forward-looking statements as defined by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including all revenue and earnings per share guidance, and other statements regarding anticipated results of operations, market conditions and integration of any acquisitions.
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