SOURCE: Walter Energy

Walter Energy

January 22, 2010 14:24 ET

Walter Energy Announces Date of Its Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2009 Earnings Conference Call Web Cast

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - January 22, 2010) - Walter Energy (NYSE: WLT), a leading U.S. producer and exporter of premium metallurgical coal for the global steel industry, announced today that, in conjunction with the release of its fourth and full-year quarter 2009 earnings results after the market closes on Feb. 3, 2010, it will conduct a conference call with institutional investors and analysts to be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010 at 10 a.m. EST.

What: Walter Energy Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2009 Earnings Conference Call

When: Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010 at 10 a.m. EST

Where: www.walterenergy.com

How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above

Length: Approximately one hour

If you are unable to listen to the live webcast, the call will be archived for up to 30 days on the Company's website at www.walterenergy.com.

About Walter Energy

Walter Energy is a leading U.S. producer and exporter of premium coking coal for the global steel industry and also produces steam coal and industrial coal, metallurgical coke and coal bed methane gas. The Company has revenues of approximately $1.2 billion and employs approximately 2,100 people. For more information about Walter Energy, please visit the Company website at www.walterenergy.com.

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