AeroVironment, Inc (AVAV)
Q1FY13 Earnings Call
September 5, 2012, 4:30 pm ET
Steven Gitlin – Vice President of Investor Relations
Tim Conver – Chairman, CEO
Jikun Kim – CFO
Michael Lewis – Lazard Capital
Jeremy Devaney – BB&T Capital Markets
Greg Konrad – Jefferies
(Tim Cronin – Stevens)
Noah Poponak – Goldman Sachs
Patrick McCarthy – FBR
Andrea James – Dougherty & Company
Michael Ciarmoli – KeyBanc Capital Markets
Mike Greene – The Benchmark Company
Tyler Hojo – Sidoti & Company
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to AeroVironment first quarter fiscal 2013 earnings conference call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. We will conduct a question-and-answer session after management remarks.
As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. With us today from the company is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Tim Conver; Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Jikun Kim; Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Tom Herring; and Vice President of Investor Relations, Mr. Steven Gitlin.
And now, at this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Mr. Gitlin. Please go ahead.
Thank you, (Tyrone). Welcome to AeroVironment's first quarter fiscal 2013 earnings call. Please note that on this call certain information presented contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, forecasts and assumptions that involve risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, economic, competitive, governmental and technological factors outside of our control that may cause our business strategy or actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements.