This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Geron Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Geron (GERN)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

July 31, 2012 9:00 am ET


Anna Krassowska - Investor and Media Relations Officer

Graham K. Cooper - Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Finance & Business Development and Member of Stock Option Committee

John A. Scarlett - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Member of Stock Option Committee


Karen E. Jay - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Chad J. Messer - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division



Welcome to the Geron Q2 2012 Earnings Conference Call. My name is John, and I'll be your operator for today's call. [Operator Instructions] Please note that this conference is being recorded. I will now turn the call over to Dr. Anna Krassowska, Head of Investor Relations. Dr. Krassowska, you may begin.

Anna Krassowska

Thank you. Good morning, and welcome to the Geron second quarter earnings call. With me on the call this morning are Dr. John Scarlett, our Chief Executive Officer; Graham Cooper, Chief Financial Officer; and Olivia Bloom, our Chief Accounting Officer. Today's call is being webcast live on the company's website and will be available for replay until August 30.

I would like to remind listeners that except for statements of historical facts, the statements in this conference call are forward-looking statements under the Safe Harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These include, without limitation, statements regarding the timelines and plans of Geron's research and product candidates, including anticipated timelines for clinical trial enrollment, results and data, the therapeutic potential of Geron's product candidates and financial or operational protections or requirements, including spending guidance, the sufficiency of Geron's cash resources and statements regarding the potential divestiture of Geron's stem cell business.

1 of 3

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $93.74 0.00%
FB $117.58 0.00%
GOOG $693.01 0.00%
TSLA $240.76 0.00%
YHOO $36.60 0.00%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,773.64 -57.12 -0.32%
S&P 500 2,065.30 -10.51 -0.51%
NASDAQ 4,775.3580 -29.9330 -0.62%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs