Ashland Inc. announced that on Wednesday, Jan. 24, at 8:30 a.m. (EST), it will conduct a live webcast of its first-quarter earnings presentation to the investment community. The presentation will cover results for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2006, the first quarter of Ashland’s 2007 fiscal year. The company’s results will be issued earlier in the day at 7:00 a.m.
In attendance at the presentation will be: J. Marvin Quin, senior vice president and chief financial officer; Daragh L. Porter, vice president, finance, and treasurer, with responsibility for investor relations; Samuel J. Mitchell, president, Ashland Consumer Markets; William A. Thompson, assistant controller; and L. Dean Doza, director, investor relations.
The webcast, which will last approximately 60 minutes, will be accessible through Ashland’s Investor Relations website, www.ashland.com/investors. Following the live event, an archived version of the webcast will be available on the Ashland website for 12 months. Minimum requirements to listen to the webcast include the free Windows MediaPlayer software and a 28.8 Kbps connection to the Internet.
Ashland Inc., a diversified, global chemical company, provides quality products, services and solutions to customers in more than 100 countries. A FORTUNE 500 company, it operates through four wholly owned divisions: Ashland Performance Materials, Ashland Distribution, Valvoline and Ashland Water Technologies. To learn more about Ashland, visit www.ashland.com.
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Source: Ashland Inc.