GT Advanced Technologies to Host Q1FY14 Conference Call and Webcast on May 8th, 2014

MERRIMACK, N.H., April 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq:GTAT), today announced that the company will release its financial results for the quarter ended March 29, 2014 after the market closes on NASDAQ on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Management will conduct an investment community conference call the following day on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at 8:00am ET. The call will be available on a live and archived basis as follows:

Date: May 8, 2014

Time: 8:00 AM ET

Listen via Internet: http://investor.gtat.com/

Schedule this webcast into MS-Outlook calendar (click open when prompted):

http://apps.shareholder.com/PNWOutlook/t.aspx?m=64051&k=5E97D6BC

Telephone: (631) 291-4543

Password: no passcode required

Replay: To access webcast replay, go to http://investor.gtat.com/, select "Events," and "Past Events" (Available for 90 days) Or, to access the audio only phone replay with Dial-in Number: (404) 537-3406 (Available through May 17, 2014 at 11:59pm ET) Passcode: 29038453

About GT Advanced Technologies Inc.

GT Advanced Technologies Inc. is a leading diversified technology company producing advanced materials and innovative crystal growth equipment for the global consumer electronics, power electronics, solar and LED industries. Its technical innovations accelerate the use of advanced materials, enabling a new generation of products across this diversified set of global markets.

CONTACTS: For additional information: Media GT Advanced Technologies Jeff Nestel-Patt, 603-204-2883 jnestelpatt@gtat.com Investors/Analysts GT Advanced Technologies Ryan Flaim, 603-681-3869 ryan.flaim@gtat.comSource:GT Advanced Technologies