Varian Medical Systems Inc. (VAR) F3Q10 Earnings Call July 28, 2010; 05:00 pm ET Executives Tim Guertin - President & Chief Executive Officer Elisha Finney - Chief Financial Officer Tai Chen - Corporate Controller Spencer Sias - Vice President of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications Analysts Amit Bhalla - Citi Joshua Jennings - Jefferies Incorporated Mark Arnold - Piper Jaffray Dalton Chandler - Needham & Company Jeff Johnson - Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. Tycho Peterson - JPMorgan Amit Hazan - Gleacher & Company Michael Matson - Wells Fargo Securities Sean Lavin - Lazard PresentationOperator
Good day ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Q3, 2010 Varian Medical Systems’ earning conference call. My name is Tony, and I will be your coordinator for today. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. We will conduct a question-and-answer session towards the end of the conference. (Operator Instructions) I’ll now like to hand the call over to your host for today Mr. Spencer Sias, Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications. Please proceed. Spencer Sias Thank you. Good afternoon and welcome to Varian Medical Systems’ conference call for the third quarter of fiscal 2010. With me, are Tim Guertin, President and CEO; Elisha Finney, CFO; and Tai Chen, our Corporate Controller. Tim and Elisha will summarize our results and we’ll take your questions following the presentation. To simplify our discussion, unless otherwise stated, all references to the quarter or years are fiscal quarters and fiscal years. Quarterly comparisons are for the third quarter of fiscal 2010 versus the third quarter of fiscal 2009. All results are for continuing operations only.