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Gentex Management Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Gentex Corporation (GNTX)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

April 19, 2012 10:30 a.m. ET


Steve Dykman – VP, Finance and CFO

Mark Newton - SVP


David Leiker - Robert W. Baird

Steve Dyer - Craig-Hallum Capital Group

John Murphy - Bank of America, Merrill Lynch

Adam Brooks - Sidoti & Company, LLC

Brett Hoselton - KeyBanc Capital Markets

David Ling - Wells Fargo Securities

Greg Halter - LJR Great Lakes Review

H. Peter Nesvold - Jefferies & Company, Inc.



Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to the Gentex first quarter 2012 financial results conference call. Just a reminder, today's conference is being recorded. I would now like to turn the meeting over to Mr. Steve Dykman, Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Please go ahead, Mr. Dykman.

Steve Dykman

Good morning and welcome to our first quarter 2012 conference call. I will be coordinating the call this morning as Connie Hamblin is out sick with bronchitis. Joining me on the call this morning is, in Connie’s absence, is Mark Newton, our Senior Vice President.

I will first cover a few housekeeping items and then I will make some remarks with respect to our first quarter financial results.

This call is being broadcast live on the Internet via an icon on the homepage of Gentex Corporation's website at The auto playback of the conference call is available on the website as well. All contents of Gentex Corporation's conference calls are the property of Gentex Corporation and may not be copied, published, reproduced, rebroadcast, retransmitted or otherwise redistributed without the express written consent of Gentex Corporation. Gentex Corporation alone holds such rights.

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