United Microelectronics Corporation (
Q3 2011 Earnings Call
October 26, 2011 8:00 AM ET
Bowen Huang – Head, Investor Relations
Shih-Wei Sun – Chief Executive Officer
Chitung Liu – Chief Financial Officer
Randy Abrams – Credit Suisse
Robert Lee – Jefferies
Steven Pelayo – HSBC
Donald Lu – Goldman Sachs
Mahesh Sanganeria – RBC Capital Market
Welcome everyone to UMC’s 2011 Q3 Earnings Conference Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent background noise. After the presentation there will be a question-and-answer session. Please follow the instructions given at that time if you would like to ask a question.
For your information this conference call is now being broadcast live over the internet. Webcast replay will be available within an hour after conference is finished. Please visit our website www.umc.com under the Investor Relation’s Investor Events section.
I would like to introduce Mr. Bowen Huang, Head of Investor Relations at UMC. Mr. Wang, you may begin.
Thank you. And welcome to UMC’s conference call for the third quarter of 2011. With me today is the CEO of UMC, Dr. Shih-Wei Sun; and the CFO, Mr. Chitung Liu.
During this conference, we may make forward-looking statements based on management’s current expectation and beliefs. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risk and uncertainties that cause actual result to differ materially, including risk that may be beyond the company’s control. For these risks, please refer to UMC’s filing with the SEC in the U.S. and to the ROC Securities Authorities.