This excerpt taken from the PBI 8-K filed Dec 15, 2009.
The company reaffirms its adjusted earnings per diluted share guidance range of $2.19 to $2.31 for 2009. To reflect the anticipated restructuring charge in the fourth quarter, the company is modifying its annual GAAP guidance for earnings per diluted share from continuing operations to a range of $1.98 to $2.12. This range includes a restructuring charge for the year of $0.13 to $0.15 per share related to the company’s transformation program.
Management of Pitney Bowes will discuss the company’s 2010 guidance in a broadcast over the Internet today at 10:00 a.m. EST. Instructions for listening to the call via the Web are available on the Investor Relations page of the company’s web site at www.pb.com/investorrelations.
Pitney Bowes is a $6.3 billion global technology leader whose products, services and solutions deliver value within the mailstream and beyond. For more information about the company, its products, services and solutions, visit www.pitneybowes.com.
This document contains “forward-looking statements” about our expected future business and financial performance. Pitney Bowes assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this document as a result of new information or future events or developments. For us forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements about possible transformation initiatives; restructuring charges and our future revenue and earnings guidance. Forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: the uncertain economic environment, including adverse impacts on customer demand; changes in foreign currency exchange rates; changes in legislation, and changes in postal regulations, as more fully outlined in the company's 2008 Form 10-K Annual Report and other reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.