Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (VSH)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
July 31, 2012 09:00 am ET
Peter Henrici - SVP, Corporate Communications & Corporate Secretary
Gerald Paul - President & CEO
Lori Lipcaman - EVP & CFO
Matt Sheerin - Stifel Nicolaus
Jim Suva - Citigroup
Joe Wittine - Longbow Research
Steve Smigie - Raymond James
Good morning and welcome to the Vishay Intertechnology second quarter 2012 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. Good morning. 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 second 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 Relations 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. For discussion of factors that could cause the results to differ, please see today’s press release and Vishay’s Form 10-K and Form 10-Q filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.