Q4 2012 Earnings Call
August 02, 2012 9:00 am ET
Craig A. Creaturo - Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Francis J. Kramer - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
James Ricchiuti - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division
Avinash Kant - D.A. Davidson & Co., Research Division
D. Mark Douglass - Longbow Research LLC
Jiwon Lee - Sidoti & Company, LLC
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the II-VI Incorporated Fiscal Year 2012 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this program is being recorded. I would now like to introduce your host for todays program, Mr. Craig Creaturo, CFO and Treasurer. Please go ahead, sir.
Craig A. Creaturo
Thank you, Jonathan, and good morning, everyone. I am Craig Creaturo, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of II-VI Incorporated. Thank you for participating in the Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 II-VI Incorporated Investor Teleconference.
As a reminder, this teleconference is being recorded on Thursday, August 2, 2012. The forward-looking statements we may make during this teleconference speak as of today, and we do not undertake any obligation to update these statements to reflect events or circumstances occurring after today.
Francis J. Kramer
Thank you, Craig. I'm Francis Kramer, President and CEO of II-VI Incorporated. My prepared remarks today will discuss operational results for each of our businesses. But before we begin let me provide some general thoughts on the markets and geographies that we service and some overall perspective on the current macroeconomic environment and its impact on our businesses.