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Trident's CEO Discusses Q3 2011 - Earnings Call Transcript

Trident Microsystems, Inc. ( TRID)

Q3 2011 Earnings Call

November 3, 2011 5:00 pm ET


John Swenson – Director Investor Relations

Bami Bastani, Ph.D. – President, Chief Executive Officer & Director

Pete J. Mangan – Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President


Zung Nguyen – Asset & Wealth Management

Raji Gill – Needham & Company



Good day ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the third quarter 2011 Trident Microsystems Incorporated earnings conference call. At this time all participants are in listen only mode. We’ll be facilitating a question and answer session towards the end of today’s conference. (Operator Instructions). I will now turn the presentation over to your host for today’s conference Mr. John Swenson.

John Swenson

Welcome to Trident Microsystems conference call for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. After the market closed today, Trident issued a press release discussing the results for the quarter. The press release is accessible online at This call is being broadcast live over the web and is accessible using the link found in today’s earnings press release. A replay of the webcast will be available starting tomorrow by accessing the investor relations section of Trident’s website.

Before we begin, please note that during this call we will make forward-looking statements. These include statements regarding financial expectations for the fourth quarter fiscal year 2011, expected restructuring activity, and our evaluation of strategic alternatives to improve liquidity. We are not obligated to update these statements. Actual results may differ materially from the forward-looking statements made today and have in fact, done so in the past.

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