Charles & Colvard, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CTHR), the sole manufacturer of moissanite lab-created gemstones, The Most Brilliant Jewel in the World™, announced today that it plans to report third quarter 2010 financial results on Thursday, October 28, 2010 after market close. The announcement will be followed by a live company-hosted conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT in which management will review the financial and operating results for the period and discuss recent business developments. A question-and-answer session will follow.

The live conference call can be accessed the following ways:
  • The live webcast can be found at www.charlesandcolvard.com. Participants should go to the website 10 to 15 minutes prior to the scheduled teleconference in order to register and download any necessary audio software.
  • U.S. participants may access the teleconference by dialing (877) 407-9210 and international participants may dial (201) 689-8049 approximately 5 to 10 minutes prior to the call.

The archived conference call can be accessed the following ways:
  • The recorded webcast can be found at www.charlesandcolvard.com and will be available through November 12, 2010.
  • The recorded teleconference can be accessed by dialing (877) 660-6853 for U.S. participants and (201) 612-7415 for international participants. The conference ID number is 358829 and account number is 286, both of which are required for playback. The telephonic replay will be available from 7:00 p.m. EDT on the day of release until 11:59 p.m. EDT through November 12, 2010.

About Charles & Colvard, Ltd.

Charles & Colvard, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CTHR), based in the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina, is the global sole source of moissanite, a unique, near-colorless lab-created gemstone that is distinct from other gemstones and jewels based on its exceptional fire, brilliance, luster, durability, and rarity. Charles & Colvard Created Moissanite is currently used in fine jewelry sold primarily through domestic and international retailers. For more information, please visit www.moissanite.com or www.charlesandcolvard.com.

Charles & Colvard and Charles & Colvard Created Moissanite are registered trademarks of Charles & Colvard, Ltd.