Diodes Incorporated (DIOD)
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
February 8, 2012 5:00 PM ET
Leanne Sievers – IR from Shelton Group
Keh-Shew Lu – President and CEO
Rick White – CFO, Secretary and Treasurer
Mark King – SVP, Sales and Marketing
Steve Smigie – Raymond James
Shawn Harrison – Longbow Research
Gary Mobley – Benchmark
Stephen Chin – UBS
Vijay Rakesh – Sterne, Agee
Brian Piccioni – BMO Capital Markets
Chris Longiaru – Sidoti & Company
Good morning and welcome to Diodes Incorporated Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results Conference Call. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder this conference call is being recorded today, Wednesday, February 08, 2012.
I would now like to turn the call to Leanne Sievers of Shelton Group, the Investor Relations Agency for Diodes. Leanne, please go ahead.
Good afternoon, and welcome to Diodes’ Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2011 Earnings Conference Call. I’m Leanne Sievers, Executive Vice President of Shelton Group, Diodes’ Investor Relations firm.
With us today are Diodes’ President and CEO, Dr. Keh-Shew Lu; Chief Financial Officer, Rick White; Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mark King; and Director of Investor Relations, Laura Mehrl.
Before I turn the call over to Dr. Lu I would like to remind our listeners that management’s prepared remarks contain forward-looking statements which are subject to risks and uncertainties and management may make additional forward-looking statements in response to your questions. Therefore, the company claims the protection of the Safe Harbor for forward-looking statements that is contained in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results may differ from those discussed today, and therefore we refer you to a more detailed discussion of the risks and uncertainties in the company’s filings with Securities and Exchange Commission.