Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Feb 12, 2019 • 05:00 pm ET


Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript


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Good day. My name is Jerica and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results Conference Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speaker's remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions)

It is now my pleasure to turn today's program over to David Pasquale of Global IR Partners. Sir the floor is yours.

David Pasquale

Thank you, operator. Welcome everyone to Lattice Semiconductor's fourth quarter and full year 2018 results conference call. Joining us from the company are Mr. Jim Anderson, Lattice's President and CEO; and Mr. Sherri Luther, Lattice's Chief Financial Officer. Both executives will be available for Q&A after the prepared comments. If you have not yet received a copy of today's results release, please e-mail Global IR Partners using or you can get a copy of the release off of the Investor Relations section of Lattice Semiconductor's website.

In addition to today's result, we would ask that you please note on your calendars that Lattice's management will be hosting Investor Meetings at Morgan Stanley's Technology Media and Telecom Conference in San Francisco on February 25th and at Susquehanna's Annual Technology Conference in New York City on March 12th. Please also note Lattice will be hosting our Analyst and Investor Day in New York City at NASDAQ's market site in Times Square on May 20th. If you would like to attend the May 20th Analyst and Investor Day please RSVP by e-mailing your contact information to

Before we begin the formal remarks, I'll review the Safe Harbor statement. It is our intention that this call will comply with requirements of SEC Regulation FD. This call includes and constitutes the company's official guidance for the fiscal first quarter of 2019. If at any time after this call we communicate any material changes to this guidance, we intend that such updates will be done using a public forum such as a press release or publicly announced conference call.

The matters that we discuss today, other than historical information, include forward-looking statements relating to our future financial performance and other performance expectations. Investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements are neither promises nor guarantees. They involve risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements.

Some of those risks and uncertainties are detailed in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2017 and our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. The company disclaims any obligation to publicly update or revise any such forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances that occur after this call.

Our prepared remarks will also be presented within the requirements of SEC Regulation G regarding Generally Accepted Accounting Principles or GAAP. Some financial information presented by us during the call will be provided on both, a GAAP and on a non-GAAP basis.