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Nanometrics' CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Stock quotes in this article: NANO

Nanometrics Incorporated (NANO)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

April 26, 2012 4:30 PM ET

Executives



Claire McAdams - Investor Relations/Council

Tim Stultz – President and Chief Executive Officer

Ron Kisling – Chief Financial Officer



Analysts



Weston Twigg – Pacific Crest

Patrick Ho – Stifel Nicolaus

Richard Grace – RBC Capital

Tom Diffely – D.A. Davidson

Auguste Richard – Piper Jaffray

Graham Tanaka – Tanaka Capital



Presentation



Operator

Good afternoon and welcome to the Nanometrics First Quarter 2012 Financial Results Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder this conference is being recorded today April 26, 2012.

At this time I would like to turn the call over to Claire McAdams, Investor Relations/Council for Nanometrics. Please go ahead.

Claire McAdams

Thank you and good afternoon everyone. Welcome to the Nanometrics first quarter 2012 financial results conference call. On today’s call Dr. Timothy Stutlz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Ronald Kisling, Chief Financial Officer. Shortly, Tim will provide a recap of the first quarter and our perspective looking forward. Then, Ron will discuss our financial results for the first quarter and second quarter outlook. After which we will open up the call for Q&A.

The press release detailing our financial results, was distributed over the wire services shortly after 1:00 PM Pacific this afternoon and it’s also available on our website at nanometrics.com.

Today’s conference call contains certain forward-looking statements including but not limited to financial performance and results including revenue, margins and earnings per share, customer concentration, tax rate and product adoption.

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