MEDIA ADVISORY - MDA's Third Quarter 2013 results conference call alert
RICHMOND, BC, Oct. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.
("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX: MDA), a global communications and information
company, plans to release its Third Quarter 2013 financial results at 1:30
p.m. PST (4:30 p.m. EST) on Monday, November4,2013.
MDA will host an earnings conference call the same day, featuring remarks by
Daniel Friedmann, president and CEO and Anil Wirasekara, executive
vice-president and CFO, followed by a Q&A session.
The call is scheduled to begin promptly at 2:30 p.m. PST (5:30 p.m. EST).
To participate, please call the conference line approximately five minutes
prior to the commencement of the call:
MDA Conference Call Dial-In Numbers:
Toll-Free: 1-888-390-0605 Toronto: 1-416-764-8609
Toll Free: 1-888-390-0541 Toronto: 1-416-764-8677
November 4, 20135:30 p.m. PST, 8:30 p.m. EST to November 18, 201311:59 p.m.
PST, November 19, 20132:59 a.m. EST
The conference call will also be Webcast live and then archived at:
MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational
solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide.
MDA's business is focused on markets and customers with strong repeat business
potential. In addition, the Company conducts a significant amount of advanced
MDA's well-established global customer base is served by more than 4,500
employees operating from 11 offices located in the United States, Canada, and
The Company's common shares trade under the symbol TSX:MDA.
Related Websites: www.mdacorporation.com
This earnings release and the associated conference call and webcast, which
includes a business update, third quarter 2013 results, and question and
answer session, contain certain forward-looking statements and information,
which reflect the current view of MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.
(the "Company" or "MDA") with respect to future events and financial
performance. Forward-looking statements generally can be identified by the use
of forward-looking terminology such as "may", "will", "would", "could",
"should", "expect", "intend", "estimate", "anticipate", "plan", "foresee",
"believe" or "continue" or the negatives of such terms or variations of them
or similar terminology. Any such forward-looking statements are based on MDA's
current expectations, estimates, projections and assumptions made in light of
its experience and perception of historical trends. Forward-looking statements
are subject to risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond MDA's control
and the effects of which can be difficult to predict. MDA's actual results of
operations could differ materially from historical results or current
Risks that could cause the Company's actual results to differ from current
expectations include, but are not limited to: changes in government
priorities, funding levels, contracts and regulations; failure of third
parties and subcontractors to complete contracts for which the Company is the
prime contractor; risks of performance on firm fixed price construction
contracts; changes in estimates of total revenues and costs on contracts;
potential for product liability or the occurrence of defects in software and
other products and resulting loss of revenue and loss of the Company's
reputation; quality issues and failure of systems to meet performance
requirements; failure of the Company to manage its acquisitions and breaches
of contracts and indemnities and related risks on divestitures; satellite
failure; dependence on electronic systems and data and system security
threats; detrimental reliance on third parties for data; dependence on key
employees, potential for work stoppages and lack of oversight over a U.S.
proxy board and management; failure to anticipate changes in technology,
technical standards and offerings or comply with the requisite standards;
failure to maintain technological advances and market positions; significant
competition; infringement of the intellectual property rights of others
through licensed software or otherwise; inadequate protection of the Company's
intellectual property rights; exposure to foreign currency fluctuations;
changes in law and economic and political conditions; inability of suppliers
or subcontractors to effect technology transfer; changes in customer security
requirements and the resulting cancellation of contracts; failure to maintain
business alliances; uncertainty in financing arrangements; failure of
counterparties in financing arrangements and financial derivative contracts;
wrongful call on letters of credit and performance bonds; and insufficient
insurance against material claims or losses. You are referred to the risk
factors described in MDA's most recent annual Management's Discussion and
Analysis, Annual Information Form and other documents on file with the
Canadian securities regulatory authorities, available under the Company's
profile on SEDAR, www.sedar.com or on the Company's website at
The forward-looking statements and information contained in this earnings
release and the associated conference call and webcast represent MDA's views
only as of today's date. MDA disclaims any intention or obligation to update
or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise, other than as required by law, rule
or regulation. You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking
The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the form or
content of this release.
SOURCE MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.
CONTACT: Wendy Keyzer MDA External Relations (604) 231-2743
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