SOURCE: Kulicke & Soffa

January 09, 2006 16:37 ET

Kulicke & Soffa Announces Date for First Fiscal Quarter 2006 Results and Conference Call

WILLOW GROVE, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 9, 2006 -- Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: KLIC) announces that the Company will release financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2005 on Thursday, January 26, 2006 at approximately 7:00 am (ET). Full text of the release and summary financial statements will be available on the K&S web site by logging on to http://www.kns.com/investors/news or by calling 215-784-6411 to request a faxed copy. A conference call and simultaneous audio web cast will follow at 9:00 am (ET).

Event:            First Fiscal Quarter 2006 Results and Conference Call.
                  C. Scott Kulicke, chairman and chief executive officer,
                  will host the call. Maurice Carson, vice president and
                  chief financial officer, and Michael J. Sheaffer,
                  director of media and shareholder activities, will also
                  be present.

Date & Time:      Thursday, January 26, 2006 at 9:00 am (ET).

Attend by         Analysts and investors are invited to participate by
Telephone:        calling toll free 877-407-8037 or internationally
                  201-689-8037 approximately 15 minutes prior to the call
                  start time and an operator will connect you to the
                  conference call.

Listen on the      For listen-only mode of the live conference call,
Internet:          log on to http://www.kns.com/investors/events

Replay             A webcast replay will be available on the K&S web site
Information:       through Feb. 26, 2006 at
                   http://www.kns.com/investors/events

                   A digital replay is also available until Feb. 26, 2006
                   by calling toll free 877-660-6853 or internationally
                   201-612-7415 and using the following access codes 5521
                   (replay account number) and 187324 (replay conference
                   number).

About K&S

Kulicke & Soffa (NASDAQ: KLIC) is the world's leading supplier of semiconductor wire bonding assembly equipment. K&S is the only major supplier to the semiconductor assembly industry that provides customers with semiconductor wire bonding equipment along with the complementing packaging materials and test interconnect products that actually contact the surface of the customer's semiconductor devices. The ability to control all of these assembly related products is unique to Kulicke & Soffa, and allows us to develop system solutions to the new technology challenges inherent in assembling and packaging next-generation semiconductor devices. Test interconnect products include a variety of wafer probe cards, ATE interface assemblies, and ATE boards for wafer testing, as well as test sockets for all types of packaged semiconductor devices. Kulicke & Soffa's web site address is http://www.kns.com.

Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    Michael J. Sheaffer
    215-784-6411
    215-784-6167 fax
    Email Contact