SOURCE: Pride International

Pride International

April 13, 2010 08:17 ET

Pride International Schedules First Quarter 2010 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - April 13, 2010) - Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) today announced that it plans to report earnings for the three months ended March 31, 2010 on Thursday, April 29, 2010, before the opening of financial markets in the United States. Following the earnings report, the company will conduct a conference call at 11:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, April 29 to discuss the financial results and management's operational outlook. Individuals who wish to participate in the conference call should dial 913-312-6674 and refer to confirmation code 4730417 approximately five to 10 minutes before the scheduled start of the call.

In addition, the conference call will be simulcast through a listen-only broadcast over the internet and can be accessed by logging onto the company's worldwide web address at www.prideinternational.com. A telephonic replay of the conference call should be available after 2:00 p.m. ET on April 29 and can be accessed by dialing 719-457-0820 and referring to pass code 4730417. 

Pride International, Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, operates a fleet of 24 rigs, including three deepwater drillships, 12 semisubmersible rigs, seven independent leg jackups, and two managed deepwater rigs. The company also has three ultra-deepwater drillships under construction. The company's floating rig fleet operates primarily offshore Brazil and West Africa, and in 2010, will expand into the U.S. Gulf of Mexico deepwater region, led by the Deep Ocean Ascension.

The information above includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions identified above or as disclosed from time to time in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. As a result of these factors, actual results may differ materially from those indicated or implied by such forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

  • Analyst Contact:
    Jeffrey L. Chastain
    (713) 917-2020

    Media Contact:
    Kate Perez
    (713) 917-2343