Newport Corporation to Report Third Quarter 2010 Results on October 27

Oct 19, 2010, 11:00 ET from Newport Corporation

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Newport Corporation (Nasdaq: NEWP) today announced that next Wednesday, October 27, 2010, the company will release results for its third quarter ended October 2, 2010.  The company said that President and Chief Executive Officer Robert J. Phillippy and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Charles F. Cargile will host an investor conference call that day at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (2:00 p.m. Pacific time) to review the company's financial results and business outlook.

The call is open to all interested investors through a live audio broadcast via the Internet at and  The call also will be available to investors and analysts by dialing 866-791-6247 within the U.S. and Canada or 913-312-6691 from abroad.

The webcast will be archived on both websites and can be reached through the same links.  A telephonic playback of the conference call also will be available by calling 888-203-1112 within the U.S. and Canada and 719-457-0820 from abroad.  Playback will be available beginning at 8:00 p.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, October 27, 2010, and continue through 8:00 p.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, November 3, 2010.  The replay passcode is 4658857.

About Newport Corporation

Newport Corporation is a leading global supplier of advanced-technology products and systems to customers in the scientific research, microelectronics, aerospace and defense/security, life and health sciences, and precision industrial manufacturing markets.  Newport's innovative solutions leverage its expertise in lasers, photonics instrumentation, sub-micron positioning systems, vibration isolation, optical components and subsystems, and precision automation to enhance the capabilities and productivity of its customers' manufacturing, engineering and research applications.  Newport is part of the Standard & Poor's SmallCap 600 Index and the Russell 2000 Index.

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