Covance (CVD) Q3 2011 Earnings Call November 03, 2011 9:00 am ET Executives Joseph L. Herring - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer William E. Klitgaard - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Corporate Senior Vice President and Treasurer Paul Surdez - VP of IR Analysts Todd Van Fleet - First Analysis Securities Corporation, Research Division Eric W. Coldwell - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division Garen Sarafian - Citigroup Inc, Research Division Alexander Y. Draper - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division Stephen S. Unger - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division Vijay Kumar - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division David H. Windley - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division John Kreger - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division Tycho W Peterson - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Robert P. Jones - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Douglas D. Tsao - Barclays Capital, Research Division Timothy C. Evans - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, everyone. Welcome to the Covance Third Quarter 2011 Investor Conference Call. Today's call is being recorded. At this time, for opening remarks, I'd like to turn the conference over to the Vice President of Investor Relations, Mr. Paul Surdez. Please go ahead, sir. Paul Surdez Good morning, and thank you for joining us for Covance's Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Teleconference and Webcast. Today, Joe Herring, Covance's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Bill Klitgaard, Covance's Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting our third quarter financial results. Following our opening comments, we will host a Q&A session.