SOURCE: Kulicke & Soffa

October 25, 2006 16:48 ET

Kulicke & Soffa Announces Date for Fourth Fiscal Quarter and Full Year 2006 Results and Conference Call

FORT WASHINGTON, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 25, 2006 -- Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: KLIC) announces that the Company will release financial results for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2006 on Thursday, November 16, 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 webcast will follow at 9:00 am (ET).

Event:        Fourth Fiscal Quarter and Full Year 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
              investor relations will also be present.

Date & Time:  Thursday, November 16, 2006 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Attend by     Analysts and investors are invited to participate by calling
Telephone:    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, log on
Internet:     to http://www.kns.com/investors/events

Replay        A Webcast replay will be available on the K&S web site at
Information:  http://www.kns.com/investors/events

              A digital replay will be available beginning approximately
              one hour after the call through January 12, 2007 by calling
              toll free 877-660-6853 or internationally 201-612-7415 and
              using the following replay access codes 5521 (account number)
              and 218650 (conference number).
About Kulicke & Soffa

Kulicke & Soffa (NASDAQ: KLIC) is the world's leading supplier of semiconductor wire bonding assembly equipment. We believe K&S is the only major supplier to the semiconductor assembly industry that provides customers with assembly equipment along with the complementing packaging materials that contact the surface of the customer's semiconductor devices. The ability to provide these critical 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. Kulicke & Soffa's web site address is http://www.kns.com.

Contact Information

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