Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS), the global leader in circuit protection, today announced that the company’s executive team will ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. (ET). The event will mark two important milestones for the company – its 85th anniversary and 20 years of trading on the NASDAQ Stock Market.
Preceding the Closing Bell Ceremony, the company will host its 2012 Analyst Day at the NASDAQ MarketSite. It will begin at 11:30 a.m. (ET) with a reception and product displays, followed by lunch and presentations, and conclude with the Closing Bell Ceremony. The Analyst Day presentations will be webcast live and the accompanying slides will be available for download on the Littelfuse website after 10:00 a.m. (ET) that day. For more information, please contact Karen Schwarck at KSchwarck@littelfuse.com or call (773) 628-0888.
“We are very excited to have the opportunity to participate in the Closing Bell Ceremony on December 10. In ringing the bell, our executive team represents all of our customers, associates and shareholders around the world who have contributed to our success. We look forward to building on this foundation as we continue to grow,” said Gordon Hunter, President and Chief Executive Officer of Littelfuse.
The company was founded in 1927 by Edward V. Sundt, who invented the first small, fast-acting protective fuse to prevent sensitive test meters from burning out. Since then, Littelfuse has grown to become the global leader in circuit protection and the preferred brand for leading manufacturers in the automotive, electronics and electrical industries. The company is also expanding into fast-growing markets that complement its core business.To view the Closing Bell Ceremony live on December 10, please visit the NASDAQ MarketSite webcam at www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx. To listen to the Analyst Day webcast, please go to the company’s website ( www.littelfuse.com) at least 15 minutes prior to the call to install any necessary audio software. The webcast will be available for replay through March 29, 2012. About Littelfuse Founded in 1927, Littelfuse, Inc., the worldwide leader in circuit protection, offers the industry’s broadest and deepest portfolio of circuit protection products and solutions. Littelfuse devices protect products in virtually every market that uses electrical energy, from consumer electronics to automobiles to industrial equipment. In addition to its Chicago, Illinois, world headquarters, Littelfuse has more than 30 sales, distribution, manufacturing and engineering facilities in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Technologies offered by Littelfuse include Fuses; Gas Discharge Tubes (GDTs); Positive Temperature Coefficient Devices (PTCs); PulseGuard® ESD Suppressors; SIDACtor® Devices; Silicon Protection Arrays (SPA®); Switching Thyristors; TVS Diodes and Varistors. The company also offers a comprehensive line of highly reliable Electromechanical and Electronic Switch and Control Devices for commercial and specialty vehicles and Sensors for automobile safety systems, as well as Protection Relays and underground Power Distribution Centers for the safe control and distribution of electricity. For more information, please visit the Littelfuse website: littelfuse.com. LFUS - F