Veeco Instruments (VECO) Q2 2012 Earnings Call July 26, 2012 5:00 pm ET Executives Debra Wasser - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications John R. Peeler - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Member of Strategic Planning Committee David D. Glass - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President Analysts William Ong - B. Riley & Co., LLC, Research Division Patrick J. Ho - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division Noah Kaye - ThinkEquity LLC, Research Division Colin W. Rusch - ThinkEquity LLC, Research Division Brian K. Lee - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Olga Levinzon - Barclays Capital, Research Division Krish Sankar - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Carter B. Shoop - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division Edwin Mok - Needham & Company, LLC, Research Division Farhan Ahmad William C. Peterson - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Vishal Shah - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division John Shen Stephen Chin - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division Aaron Chew - Maxim Group LLC, Research Division David Duley Ahmar M. Zaman - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, everyone, and welcome to the Veeco Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. Today's call is being recorded. For opening remarks, and introductions, I would like to turn the conference over to Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Investor Relations Ms. Debra Wasser. Please go ahead. Debra Wasser Thank you, operator, and thank you, all, for joining us today. Our earnings release was distributed at 4:00 this afternoon and is available on our website. Also posted on our site is the PowerPoint version of today's results. This call is being recorded by Veeco and is copyrighted material. It cannot be recorded or rebroadcast without Veeco's expressed permission. Your participation implies consent to our taping.