SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 5, 2013
Cardinal Health, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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Item 2.02: Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On February 5, 2013, Cardinal Health, Inc. (the "Company") issued a news release announcing its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2012. A copy of the news release is included as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
Item 7.01: Regulation FD Disclosure
During a conference call scheduled to be held at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time on February 5, 2013, the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer will discuss the Company's results for the quarter ended December 31, 2012 and outlook for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2013. The slide presentation for the conference call will be available on the Investors page at www.cardinalhealth.com. An audio replay of the conference call also will be available on the Investors page at www.cardinalhealth.com.
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.