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Rubicon Technology's CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Rubicon Technology, Inc. (RBCN)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

August 2, 2012 5:00 p.m. ET


Dee Johnson - Vice President, Investor Relations

Raja Parvez - President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

William Weissman - Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary


Avinash Kant - D. A. Davidson & Co.

Jed Dorsheimer - Canaccord

Chris Blansett - JPMorgan

Andrew Abrams - Avian Securities

Mahavir Sanghavi - UBS

Andrew Huang - Sterne Agee

Brian Lee - Goldman Sachs



Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2012 Rubicon Technology Incorporated Earnings Conference Call. My name is Diana and I will be your coordinator for today's call. As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. At this time all participants are in listen-only mode (Operator Instructions) We will be facilitating a question and answer session following the presentation. I would now like to turn the presentation over to Dee Johnson, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please proceed.

Dee Johnson

Thank you, Diana. Good afternoon, everyone. We are pleased you could join us today for Rubicon's second quarter 2012 earnings conference call. With me today are Raja Parvez, Rubicon's President and Chief Executive officer, and Bill Weissman, Chief Financial Officer. We have allotted one hour for our call this afternoon. Raja will provide an overview of second quarter results of operations and discuss the current market environment, and then Bill will review our financial results in detail and discuss our outlook for the third quarter of 2012. We will then be happy to take your questions.

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