Laboratory Of America Holdings' CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Laboratory of America Holdings (LH)

Q4 2011 Earnings Call

February 10, 2012 9:00 am ET

Executives

David P. King - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President

Stephen Anderson -

William B. Hayes - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer

Analysts

Adam T. Feinstein - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Bill Bonello - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division

Robert M. Willoughby - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

Gary Lieberman - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division

Amanda Murphy - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division

Ralph Giacobbe - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division

Darren Lehrich - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Thomas Gallucci - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division

Gary P. Taylor - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Alexander Y. Draper - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division

Lisa C. Gill - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Kevin K. Ellich - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division

Ricky Goldwasser - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

Dane Leone - Macquarie Research

Ashim Anand - Natixis Bleichroeder LLC, Research Division

Anthony V. Vendetti - Maxim Group LLC, Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Fourth Quarter 2011 Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings Earnings Conference Call. My name is Jeff, and I'll be your coordinator for today. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr. David King, Chairman and CEO of LabCorp. And you have the floor, sir.

David P. King

Thank you, Jeff. Good morning, and welcome to LabCorp's Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Conference Call. Joining me today from LabCorp are Brad Hayes, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; Ed Dodson, Senior Vice President of Chief Accounting Officer; and Steve Anderson, Vice President, Investor Relations.

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