Belden to Host 2010 Investor and Analyst Meeting Today in New York

Dec 07, 2010, 10:30 ET from Belden Inc.

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission critical applications, will host its 2010 investor and analyst meeting today at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York.  John Stroup, President and Chief Executive Officer of Belden, Gray Benoist, Senior Vice President, Finance, and Chief Financial Officer, Steve Biegacki, Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing, and other executives will present an overview of the Company and discuss the Company's strategic plan.

During the presentation, the Company will reiterate its current guidance for the fourth quarter and full year ending December 31, 2010.  The Company expects fourth quarter non-GAAP revenues to be $420 million to $425 million and non-GAAP income from continuing operations per diluted share to be $0.43 to $0.46.  For the full year ending December 31, non-GAAP revenues are expected to be $1,643 million to $1,648 million and non-GAAP income from continuing operations per diluted share is expected to be $1.65 to $1.68.

In addition, the Company will communicate full year 2011 guidance.  The Company expects GAAP revenues for the full year ending December 31, 2011 to be $1,750 million to $1,800 million and GAAP EPS is expected to be $2.00 to $2.20 per diluted share.

Webcast

The audio presentation of today's meeting, with slides, will be accessible via Webcast at http://investor.belden.com/events.cfm and will be posted there after the meeting.  

About Belden

St. Louis−based Belden Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets cable, connectivity, and networking products in markets including industrial automation, enterprise, transportation, infrastructure, and consumer electronics. It has approximately 7,100 employees, and provides value for industrial automation, enterprise, education, healthcare, entertainment and broadcast, sound and security, transportation, infrastructure, consumer electronics and other industries. Belden has manufacturing capabilities in North America, Europe, and Asia, and a market presence in nearly every region of the world. Belden was founded in 1902, and today is a leader with some of the strongest brands in the signal transmission industry. For more information, visit www.belden.com.

Contact:

Belden Investor Relations

314-854-8054

Investor.Relations@Belden.com

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