Perspectives on Guidance

Date Wednesday, February 4, 2015   5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location Office of law firm Morrison & Foerster
425 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Presented in conjunction with the Society of Corporate Secretaries

  • How relevant is guidance and to what extent should guidance be given? 
  • Pros and cons of giving and updating guidance
  • Timing or earnings release with respect to the 10-Q filing
  • Means of disseminating earnings other than press releases (Twitter, Google+, etc.)
  • Pre-recorded versus live earnings vs. audio/webcast earnings
  • Relevant Reg. FD issues 

Panel includes representatives from in-house and outside counsel, a senior IRO and a Wall Street analyst:

  • David Lynn - Partner, Morrison Foerster (also moderator)
  • Scott Siamas – Senior Corporate Counsel,
  • David Gennarelli – Senior Director, Investor Relations, Autodesk 
  • Israel Hernandez – Senior Equity Analyst at Seligman Investments/Columbia Management (former sell-side analyst).