Hutchinson Technology, Inc. (
F4Q2010 Earnings Call Transcript
November 1, 2010 5:00 pm ET
Chuck Ives – IR Manager
Wayne Fortun – President & CEO
Kathleen Skarvan – VP & President of Disk Drive Components Division
Rick Penn – SVP & President of BioMeasurement Division
Dave Radloff – VP & CFO
Kevin McFesson [ph] – Deutsche Bank
Matt Swope – Gleacher Securities
Rich Kugele – Needham & Company
Tom Lewis – High Road Value Research
Mark Miller – Noble Financial
Aaron Rakers – Stifel Nicolaus
Eric Rubel – MTR Securities
Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen and thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Hutchinson Technology fourth quarter results conference call. During today’s presentation all parties will be in a listen-only mode. Following the presentation, the conference will be opened for questions. (Operator instructions)
This conference is being recorded today, Monday, November 1, 2010. I would now like to turn the conference over to Chuck Ives, Treasurer and Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, sir.
Good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to our fourth quarter results conference call. On the call with me today are Wayne Fortun, our Chief Executive Officer; Kathleen Skarvan, President of our Disk Drive Components Division; Rick Penn, President of our BioMeasurement Division; and Dave Radloff, our Chief Financial Officer.
As a reminder, we will be providing forward-looking information on demand for and shipments of the company’s products, production capabilities and capacity, capital spending, pricing, product costs, cost reductions, operating expenses, our assembly operation in Thailand, our BioMeasurement Division’s revenue, product commercialization and adoption, and the company’s operating performance and financial results.