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Cognizant Technology Solutions Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

August 06, 2012 8:00 am ET


David Nelson

Francisco D'Souza - Chief Executive Officer and Director

Gordon J. Coburn - President

Karen McLoughlin - Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer

Karen McLoughlin


Rod Bourgeois - Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC., Research Division

Darrin D. Peller - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Tien-Tsin T. Huang - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Keith F. Bachman - BMO Capital Markets U.S.

Ashwin Shirvaikar - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Edward S. Caso - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division

Bryan Keane - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Jason Kupferberg - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division

Julio C. Quinteros - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Moshe Katri - Cowen and Company, LLC, Research Division

George A. Price - BB&T Capital Markets, Research Division



Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the Cognizant Technology Solutions Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] After the speaker's remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session [Operator Instructions]. Thank you. I would now like to turn the conference over to David Nelson, Vice President, Investor Relations and Treasurer at Cognizant. Please go ahead, sir.

David Nelson

Thank you, Brandy, and good morning, everyone. By now you should have received a copy of the earnings release for the company's second quarter 2012 results. If you have not, a copy is available on our website,

The speakers we have on today's call are Francisco D'Souza, Chief Executive Officer; Gordon Coburn, President; and Karen McLoughlin, Chief Financial Officer.

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