Cooper Industries to Participate in the Jefferies 2011 Global Industrial and A&D Conference

Aug 02, 2011, 17:30 ET from Cooper Industries plc

DUBLIN, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE) today announced it will participate in the Jefferies 2011 Global Industrial and A&D Conference held in New York City on Tuesday, August 9.

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The presentation and comments by Cooper's Chief Financial Officer David Barta will begin at approximately 1:30 p.m. eastern time.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available over the Internet through the Company's website, www.cooperindustries.com.   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 August 15, 2011.

Cooper's presentation may include references to non-GAAP financial measures.  Please refer to Cooper's most recent earnings press release for a reconciliation of those measures to the most directly comparable GAAP measures.  The press release may be found in the "Investors" section of the Company's website, www.cooperindustries.com.

About Cooper Industries

Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE) is a global electrical products manufacturer with 2010 revenues of $5.1 billion.  Founded in 1833, Cooper's sustained success is attributable to a constant focus on innovation, 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 2010, fifty-nine percent of total sales were to customers in the industrial and utility end-markets and thirty-nine 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 www.cooperindustries.com

For information contact: Dan Swenson Cooper Industries 713-209-8484 dan.swenson@cooperindustries.com

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