Reaffirms Annual Financial Guidance for 2012, expect to be at upper end
MONTREAL, June 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) will be hosting an Investor Day today in Florham Park, New Jersey where the Company will be discussing certain business operations, organic growth calculations and other performance metrics, including the Company's quarterly performance trends. In addition, Valeant is reaffirming its financial guidance for 2012 provided in its press release dated May 3, 2012, at the upper end of the range. This guidance does not include recently announced or not yet closed acquisitions such as Natur Produkt, Acne Free, Swiss Herbal and OraPharma.
A webcast of the presentations, along with the powerpoint presentations, is available through Valeant's website, www.valeant.com, live from 8:30 a.m. ET to 12:30 p.m. ET today and on replay afterwards.
About Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE/TSX: VRX) is a multinational specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of pharmaceutical products primarily in the areas of neurology, dermatology and branded generics. More information about Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. can be found at www.valeant.com.
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Note on Financial Guidance
The reaffirmation of the Company's previous financial guidance issued on May 3, 2012, is effective only as of the date hereof, June 21, 2012, and will not be updated or confirmed until the Company publicly announces updated or affirmed guidance.
Laurie W. Little
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