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Becton, Dickinson And Management Discusses Q3 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Stocks in this article: BDX

Becton, Dickinson and (BDX)

Q3 2012 Earnings Call

August 02, 2012 8:00 am ET

Executives

Monique Dolecki

Vincent A. Forlenza - Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President

David V. Elkins - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President

Tom Polen - President

William A. Kozy - Executive Vice President

Analysts

Amit Bhalla - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Jon Davis Wood - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division

David R. Lewis - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

Kristen M. Stewart - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Jonathan P. Groberg - Macquarie Research

Michael N. Weinstein - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Brian Weinstein - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division

Doug Schenkel - Cowen and Company, LLC, Research Division

Jonathan J. Palmer - Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Research Division

William R. Quirk - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division

Jeffrey Frelick - Canaccord Genuity, Research Division

Eric Criscuolo - Mizuho Securities USA Inc., Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Hello, and welcome to BD's Third Fiscal Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. At the request of BD, today's call is being recorded. It will be available for replay through August 9, 2012, on the Investors page of the bd.com website or by phone at (800) 585-8367 for domestic calls and (404) 537-3406 for international calls, using conference ID 96886040.

[Operator Instructions] Beginning today's call is Ms. Monique Dolecki. Ms. Dolecki, you may begin.

Monique Dolecki

Thank you, Jackie. Good morning, everyone, and thank you for joining us to review our third fiscal quarter results. As we referenced in our press release, we are presenting a set of slides to accompany our remarks on this call. The presentation is posted on the Investor Relations page of our website at bd.com.

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