Vishay Intertechnology Inc. (VSH)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
May 2, 2012 9:00 am ET
Peter Henrici – Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Corporate Secretary
Lori Lipcaman – Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Gerald Paul – President and Chief Executive Officer
Matthew Sheerin – Stifel Nicolaus
J Steven Smigie – Raymond James
Shawn Harrison – Longbow Research
Good morning and welcome to the Vishay Intertechnology First Quarter Earnings Call. My name is Melissa and I will be your conference moderator today. (Operator Instructions) After the speakers’ remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session.
I will now turn the call over to Peter Henrici, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications. You may begin.
Thank you, Melissa. With me today are Dr. Gerald Paul, Vishay’s President and Chief Executive Officer, and Lori Lipcaman, our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. As usual, we’ll start today’s call with the CFO, who will review our first quarter financial results. Dr. Gerald Paul will then give an overview of our business and discuss operational performance as well as segment results in more detail.
Finally, we’ll reserve time for questions and answers. This call is being webcast from the Investor Relation section of our website at ir.vishay.com. The replay for this call will be publicly available for approximately 30 days. You should be aware that in today’s conference call, we will be making certain forward-looking statements that discuss future events and performance. These statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from the forward-looking statements.