Allergan Finance LLC 8-K 2011
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 12, 2011
WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (951) 493-5300
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 12, 2011, Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing preliminary financial performance of the Company for the year ended December 31, 2010. A copy of the Companys press release is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
In its press release, the Company included non-GAAP financial measures, as defined in Regulation G promulgated by the U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company believes that its inclusion of non-GAAP financial measures provides useful supplementary information to and facilitates analysis by investors in evaluating the Companys performance and trends. The Company uses both GAAP financial measures and the disclosed non-GAAP financial measures internally to evaluate and manage the Companys operations and to better understand its business. These non-GAAP financial measures are in addition to, not a substitute for, or superior to, measures of financial performance prepared in accordance with GAAP.
The information in this report (including the exhibit) is furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 and shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act), nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.