Navigation Links
STAAR Surgical Announces Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Release Date And Conference Call
Date:7/14/2009

MONROVIA, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (Nasdaq: STAA) today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended July 3, 2009 on Monday, August 3, 2009 before the market opens. In addition, the Company today reported that cash and cash equivalents and restricted cash as of July 3, 2009 were $13.1 million. This balance includes the proceeds from the registered direct offering of common shares on June 17, 2009 of $8.6 million. Cash and cash equivalents at the close of the first quarter of 2009 on April 3 were $3.7 million.

"One of our 2009 key metrics is to focus on profitable growth and operational efficiencies," said Barry G. Caldwell, President and CEO of STAAR Surgical. "These efforts have resulted in an improved cash position even without factoring in the positive impact of our financing on June 17th."

The Company will host a conference call and webcast on Monday, August 3, 2009 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern / 5:30 a.m. Pacific to discuss the Company's second quarter results and current corporate developments. The dial-in number for the conference call is 877-941-1848 for domestic participants and 480-629-9722 for international participants.

A taped replay of the conference call will also be available beginning approximately one hour after the call's conclusion and will be available for seven days. This replay can be accessed by dialing 800-406-7325 for domestic callers and 303-590-3030 for international callers, both using passcode 4058578#. To access the live webcast of the call, go to STAAR Surgical's website at www.staar.com. An archived webcast will also be available at www.staar.com.

About STAAR Surgical

STAAR is a leader in the development, manufacture and marketing of minimally invasive ophthalmic products employing proprietary technologies. STAAR's products are used by ophthalmic surgeons and include the Visian ICL, a tiny, flexible lens implanted to correct refractive errors, as well as innovative products designed to improve patient outcomes for cataracts and glaucoma. Manufactured in Switzerland by STAAR, the ICL is approved by the FDA for use in treating myopia, has received CE Marking and is sold in more than 50 countries. More information is available at http://www.staar.com.

Safe Harbor

The data included in this release regarding STAAR's cash position as of the end of the second fiscal quarter is preliminary and remains subject to review by STAAR's independent registered public accountants in connection with the preparation of STAAR's consolidated balance sheet as of July 3, 2009. Final balance sheet data, which STAAR expects to report on August 3, 2009, may differ.

    CONTACT:            Investors                    Media
                        EVC Group                    EVC Group
                        Doug Sherk                   Chris Gale
                        Mike Pollock                 646-201-5431
                        415-896-5862


'/>"/>
SOURCE STAAR Surgical Company
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. STAAR Surgical Reports Operational Progress
2. STAAR Surgical Announces Third Quarter 2007 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
3. STAAR Surgical to Purchase Canons Interest in Japanese Joint Venture
4. STAAR Surgical Reports Third Quarter Results
5. Barry G. Caldwell Named Chief Executive Officer of STAAR Surgical
6. STAAR Surgical to Present at the BMO Capital Markets Focus on Healthcare Conference
7. STAAR Surgical Completes $5M Debt Financing for Purchase of Japanese Joint Venture
8. STAAR Surgical to Present at the Tenth Annual Needham Growth Conference
9. STAAR Surgical Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
10. STAAR Surgicals Visian ICL Procedure Performed Live on NBCs Today show
11. STAAR Surgical Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... ... Friday, May 6 - Sunday, May 8, fifteen elite athletes from Team Semper Fi ... Bike Camp, hosted in conjunction with WTB and Cannondale in Novato, ... share pro tips with the injured veterans as they rip down some of the best ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... 2016 , ... LELO has discovered many people are insecure about ... via email, social media and on the Volonté blog seeking advice about how to ... ‘normal’ or ‘correct’?” , While some methods are more common than others, there is ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... , ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... compensation laws in all U.S. states and certain Canadian provinces is now available ... Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI). , The report, Workers’ Compensation Laws ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... New York (PRWEB) , ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... today announced the merger of noted Long Island eye surgeon, Kathleen Van Valkenburg, MD ... City practice, according to Jeffrey Martin, MD, medical director and managing partner of North ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... for veterinary professionals across the United States. The whole food nutrient solutions company ... patients and giving dog, cat and horse owners’ peace of mind. With the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/3/2016)... 3, 2016   BIOTRONIK will be exhibiting ... beyond the implant at the Heart Rhythm Society,s 37 ... San Francisco . "Physicians ... quality of patient care and satisfaction possible. Part of ... and every tomorrow," said Marlou Janssen , President, ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... DUBLIN , May 3, 2016 ... to pay $55 million to a woman who says ... State court awarded Gloria Ristesund $5 million ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160330/349511LOGO ) , ... of accusations against the company. In February, the same ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... May 3, 2016  Specialty Silicone Fabricators is ... shows how a cleanroom works. The free visual ... science and technology. Chris ... technology company, SSF enthusiastically supports the Science, Technology, ... foster the next generation of innovators. We want ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: