Kaman Corporation Postpones Release Date for Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Due to the Severe Northeast Storm
Kaman Corp. (NYSE: KAMN) announced today that it will postpone the release of its third quarter 2012 results. The new release date will be after the stock market closes on Wednesday, October 31, 2012. Management will host a webcast and conference call to discuss the results at 8:30 am ET on Thursday, November 1, 2012.
“The severe storm bearing down on the Northeast is expected to impact areas with heavy concentrations of our investors and the analyst community, and potentially our headquarters location in Connecticut. As such, we feel it is prudent to postpone our earnings release until after the storm has passed,” stated William Denninger, Executive Vice President and CFO.
The call will be accessible by telephone at (800) 884-5695 and from outside the U.S. at (617) 786-2960 (passcode: 54733525); or, via the Internet at www.kaman.com. Please go to the web site at least fifteen minutes prior to the start of the call to register, download and install any necessary audio software. A replay will also be available two hours after the call and can be accessed at (888) 286-8010 or (617) 801-6888 using the passcode 73206544.
About Kaman Corporation
Kaman Corporation, founded in 1945 by aviation pioneer Charles H. Kaman, and headquartered in Bloomfield, Connecticut, conducts business in the industrial distribution and aerospace markets. The company is a leading distributor of industrial parts, and operates more than 200 customer service centers and five distribution centers across North America. Kaman offers more than four million items including bearings, mechanical power transmission, electrical, material handling, motion control, fluid power, automation, and MRO supplies to customers in virtually every industry. Additionally, Kaman provides engineering, design and support for automation, electrical, linear, hydraulic and pneumatic systems as well as belting and rubber fabrication, customized mechanical services, hose assemblies, repair, fluid analysis and motor management. The company produces and/or markets widely used proprietary aircraft bearings and components; complex metallic and composite aerostructures for commercial, military and general aviation fixed and rotary wing aircraft; aerostructure engineering design analysis and FAA certification services; safe and arm solutions for missile and bomb systems for the U.S. and allied militaries; subcontract helicopter work; and support for the company's SH-2G Super Seasprite maritime helicopters and K-MAX medium-to-heavy lift helicopters. More information is available at www.kaman.com.
Eric Remington, 860-243-6334
VP, Investor Relations