China Distance Education Holdings, Ltd. (
F1Q2011 Earnings Call
February 23, 2011 8:00 AM ET
Zhengdong Zhu – Chairman and CEO
Ping Wei – CFO
Mark Marostica – Piper Jaffray
Ella Ji – Oppenheimer
Good evening, and thank you for standing by for the China Distance Education Holdings Limited first quarter fiscal 2011 earnings conference call. Today, you will hear from Mr. Zhengdong Zhu, Chairman and CEO of the company, and Ms. Ping Wei, the CFO. During the prepared remarks, all participants will be in listen-only mode. After that, the company’s management will be available to answer your questions.
Before we start, we would like to remind the listeners that this conference call contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the Safe Harbor provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Among the other things, the outlook of the second quarter of fiscal year 2011 and oral statements from management on this call, as well as the company’s strategic and operational plans, contain forward-looking statements.
Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statements. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in the company’s annual report on Form 20-F and other documents of the company as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, except as required under applicable law.