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Tellabs Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Tellabs (TLAB)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

July 27, 2012 10:00 am ET


Tom Scottino

Michael J. Birck - Founder and Chairman of the Board

Daniel P. Kelly - Acting Chief Executive Officer and Acting President

Andrew B. Szafran - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President


Michael Genovese - MKM Partners LLC, Research Division

Mark Sue - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division

George C. Notter - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division

Jess L. Lubert - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division

Simona Jankowski - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Alexander B. Henderson - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division

Simon M. Leopold - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division

Ehud Gelblum - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

Rod B. Hall - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Greg Mesniaeff - Maxim Group LLC, Research Division

Blair King - Avondale Partners, LLC, Research Division

Jim Suva - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Tal Liani - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

Amitabh Passi - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division



Good morning. My name is Brooke, and I'll be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Tellabs Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] I would now like to turn the conference over to Tom Scottino, Senior Manager of Investor Relations. Thank you. Mr. Scottino, you may begin your conference.

Tom Scottino

Thank you, and good morning, everyone. With me today are Tellabs' Chairman, Michael Birck; our acting CEO and President, Dan Kelly; and our executive Vice President and CFO, Andrew Szafran. This morning, Mike will begin with a few remarks, Dan will review progress across our 4 operating segments and Andrew will cover the second quarter results and our guidance for the third quarter. After that, we'll open the floor to your questions. Before we do that, I want to say that if you have not seen the news release we issued yesterday after the market closed, you can access it at

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