Abbott (ticker: ABT, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
Abbott Hosts Conference Call for Third-Quarter Earnings
ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT)
will announce its financial results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30,
2006, on Wednesday, Oct. 18. On that day, Abbott will conduct a conference
call with the investment community and the media to review the company's
third-quarter financial performance.
A live webcast of the conference call will begin at 8 a.m. Central time
(9 a.m. Eastern), and will be accessible through Abbott's Investor Relations
Web site at http://www.abbottinvestor.com . An archived edition of the call
will be available after 11 a.m. Central time.
Abbott is a global, broad-based health care company devoted to the
discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of pharmaceuticals and
medical products, including nutritionals, devices and diagnostics. The company
employs 65,000 people and markets its products in more than 130 countries.
Abbott's news releases and other information are available on the
company's Web site at http://www.abbott.com .
/CONTACT: Media, Jonathon Hamilton, +1-847-935-8646, or Financial
Community, Larry Peepo, +1-847-935-6722, both of Abbott/
/Company News On-Call: http://www.prnewswire.com/comp/110328.html/
/Web site: http://www.abbott.com /
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