Novellus Systems (NVLS) Q3 2011 Earnings Call October 26, 2011 4:30 pm ET Executives John D. Hertz - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President and Corporate Controller Robin S. Yim - Former Vice President of Investor Relations Richard Hill - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Analysts Benedict Pang - Caris & Company, Inc., Research Division Stephen Chin - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division Mehdi Hosseini - Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP, Research Division Timothy M. Arcuri - Citigroup Inc, Research Division James Covello - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Satya Kumar - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Olga Levinzon - Barclays Capital, Research Division Christopher Blansett - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Mahesh Sanganeria - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division Krish Sankar - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Edwin Mok - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division Patrick J. Ho - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division Weston Twigg - Pacific Crest Securities, Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, and welcome to Novellus' Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. As a reminder, today's call is being recorded, October 26, 2011. I would now like to turn the conference over to Ms. Robin Yim of Novellus Systems. Please go ahead, ma'am. Robin S. Yim Thank you, Tom. Good afternoon, everyone, and thank you for joining the Novellus Systems Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call. Joining me on the call today are Rick Hill, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Tim Archer, Chief Operating Officer; and John Hertz, Chief Financial Officer. Financial results for our third quarter 2011 were released on Marketwire shortly after 1 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time. You can obtain a copy of the news release in the Investor Relations section of our website at novellus.com.