AURORA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2005--Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (Nasdaq:CCMP), the leading supplier of chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) polishing slurries to the semiconductor industry, announced today that it will release financial results for its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2005, which ended September 30, 2005, on Thursday, October 27.
The press release, which will be issued prior to market open and available in the Investor Relations section of the company's website, www.cabotcmp.com, will be followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time, 9:00 a.m. Central time. William Noglows, Cabot Microelectronics' Chairman, President and CEO, will host the call.
The conference call will be available to all interested parties via webcast from its website, www.cabotcmp.com, or by phone at (800) 893-3008. Callers outside the U.S. can dial (706) 634-5531.
For those who cannot listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be available through November 17, 2005, by calling (800) 642-1687 or (706) 645-9291, and using access code 4381290, or via webcast at www.cabotcmp.com. A transcript of the formal comments made during the conference call will be available in the Investor Relations section of the company's website, www.cabotcmp.com.
About Cabot Microelectronics
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation, headquartered in Aurora, Illinois, is the leading supplier of CMP slurries for polishing various materials used in semiconductor manufacturing processes. The company's products play a critical role in the production of the most advanced semiconductor devices, enabling the manufacture of smaller, faster and more complex devices by its customers. For more information about Cabot Microelectronics Corporation, visit www.cabotcmp.com or contact Investor Relations at (630) 499-2600.
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CONTACT: Cabot Microelectronics Corporation Barbara Ven Horst, 630-375-6631 SOURCE: Cabot Microelectronics Corporation