Oracle's CEO Discusses Q3 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Oracle (ORCL)

Q3 2012 Earnings Call

March 20, 2012 5:00 pm ET


Ken Bond -

Safra A. Catz - President, Chief Financial Officer and Director

Lawrence J. Ellison - Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Mark V. Hurd - President and Director


Jason Maynard - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division

Adam H. Holt - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

Kash G. Rangan - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

Philip Winslow - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division

John S. DiFucci - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Brent Thill - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division

Brendan Barnicle - Pacific Crest Securities, Inc., Research Division



Good day, everyone, and welcome to today's Oracle Corporation Quarterly Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to introduce Ken Bond, Vice President of Investor Relations, Oracle. Please go ahead, sir.

Ken Bond

Thank you, Amber. Good afternoon, everyone, and welcome to Oracle's Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Earnings Conference Call. A copy of the press release and financial tables, which include a GAAP to non-GAAP reconciliation, and other supplemental financial information can be viewed and downloaded from our Investor Relations website.

On the call today are Chief Executive Officer, Larry Ellison; President and CFO, Safra Catz; and President, Mark Hurd. As a reminder, today's discussion will include forward-looking statements, including predictions, expectations, estimates or other information that might be considered forward-looking. Throughout today's discussion, we will present some important factors relating to our business, which may potentially affect those forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from statements made today. As a result, we caution you against placing undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. And we encourage you to review our most recent reports including our 10-K and 10-Q and any applicable amendments for a complete discussion of these factors and other risks that may affect our future results or the market price of our stock. And finally, we are not obligating ourselves to revise our results or publicly release any revisions to these forward-looking statements in light of new information or future events.

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