Microchip Technology (MCHP)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
November 03, 2011 5:00 pm ET
J. Eric Bjornholt - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Vice President
Ganesh Moorthy - Chief Operating officer and Executive Vice President
Steve Sanghi - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Harsh N. Kumar - Morgan Keegan & Company, Inc., Research Division
John Pitzer - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division
Christopher Caso - Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP, Research Division
Uche X. Orji - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division
James Schneider - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division
Kevin Cassidy - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division
Brendan Oliver Furlong - Miller Tabak + Co., LLC, Research Division
Terence R. Whalen - Citigroup Inc, Research Division
Peter Adamson Thompson - Coho Partners, Ltd.
Christopher B. Danely - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division
Good day, everyone, and welcome to the Microchip Technology Second Quarter and Fiscal Year 2012 Earnings Results Conference Call. As a reminder, today's call is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Microchip's Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Eric Bjornholt. Please go ahead, sir.
J. Eric Bjornholt
Good afternoon, everyone. During the course of this conference call, we will be making projections and other forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial performance of the company. We wish to caution you that such statements are predictions, and that actual events or results may differ materially. We refer you to our press release of today, as well as our recent filings with the SEC that identify important risk factors that may impact Microchip's business and results of operations.