International Rectifier Corporation (IRF)
Q4 2012 Earnings Call
August 22, 2012, 05:00 pm ET
Chris Toth – IR
Ilan Daskal – CFO
Oleg Khaykin – CEO, President
Terence Whalen – Citigroup
Alex Gauna – JMP Securities
Craig Berger – Friedman, Billings and Ramsey
David Huang – Wells Fargo
Steve Smigie – Raymond James
Gabriela Borges – Goldman Sachs
Ramesh Misra – National Security
Stephen Chin - UBS
Good afternoon. My name is (Shamaria) and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the International Rectifier fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012 conference call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise.
After the speakers' remarks, there will be a question-and-answer-session. (Operator Instructions) Thank you. I would now like to turn the conference over to Mr. Chris Toth, Investor Relationsr International Rectifier. Sir, you may begin your call.
Thank you, Operator. Hello and good afternoon. We all welcome you to the International Rectifier conference call. On the call today are Chief Executive Officer, Oleg Khaykin, and Chief Financial Officer, Ilan Daskal.
I trust you've al seen copies of our press release which was published about an hour ago. If not, the press release can be found on our website at investor.irf.com in the Investor Relations section.
Before we begin, I would like to remind you that except for historical information, the matters that we'll be describing this afternoon will be forward-looking statements that are dependent upon certain risks and uncertainties including factors such as orders received and shipped during the quarter, the timing and introduction of new technologies and products, general semiconductor industry conditions and the overall economy and financial markets.