Cooper Industries to Participate in the 2012 Electrical Products Group Conference

May 08, 2012, 17:54 ET from Cooper Industries plc

DUBLIN, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE) today announced it will participate in the 2012 Electrical Products Group Conference held in Longboat Key, Florida on Wednesday, May 23.


The presentation and comments by Cooper's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kirk Hachigian and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Dave Barta will begin at approximately 7:30 a.m. eastern time.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investors" section of the Company's website,  The Company recommends that listeners download and install any necessary audio software at least 15 minutes prior to the presentation. An audio replay will be available on the website through June 15, 2012.

Cooper's presentation may include references to non-GAAP financial measures.  A reconciliation of those measures to the most directly comparable GAAP measures will be available in the appendix of the presentation.

About Cooper Industries

Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE) is a global electrical products manufacturer with 2011 revenues of $5.4 billion.  Founded in 1833 Cooper's sustained success is attributable to a constant focus on innovation and evolving business practices, while maintaining the highest ethical standards and meeting customer needs.  The Company has seven operating divisions with leading market positions and world-class products and brands, including Bussmann electrical and electronic fuses; Crouse-Hinds and CEAG explosion-proof electrical equipment; Halo and Metalux lighting fixtures; and Kyle and McGraw-Edison power systems products.  With this broad range of products, Cooper is uniquely positioned for several long-term growth trends including the global infrastructure build-out, the need to improve the reliability and productivity of the electric grid, the demand for higher energy-efficient products and the need for improved electrical safety.  In 2011 sixty-two percent of total sales were to customers in the industrial and utility end-markets and forty percent of total sales were to customers outside the United States.  Cooper has manufacturing facilities in 23 countries as of 2011.  For more information, visit the website at

For information contact: Kyle McClure Director, Treasury and Investor Relations Cooper Industries 713-209-8631

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