SOURCE: Ryder System, Inc.

January 26, 2007 07:55 ET

Ryder 2006 Earnings and 2007 Forecast Conference Call Scheduled for February 2, 2007

MIAMI, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 26, 2007 -- Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a global leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, today announced it will host a conference call on Friday, February 2, 2007, following the release of its fourth quarter and full-year 2006 results. The conference call will also include a 2007 forecast. The call is scheduled to begin at 11:00 a.m., Eastern Time, and will be webcast over the Internet.

What:   Ryder System, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2006 Earnings and
        2007 Forecast Conference Call

Who:    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Greg Swienton and
        Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Mark Jamieson

When:   Friday, February 2, 2007, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
        Eastern Time

How:    Call toll free:         1-888-398-5319
        Outside U.S. call:      1-773-681-5795
        Passcode:               Ryder
        Conference Leader:      Bob Brunn
        Net Conference website at using the
        Conference Number: RG3251104 and Passcode: RYDER

Replay: Dial 1-866-378-7479 (Outside U.S. call 1-203-369-0329) and use the
        Passcode: 2202, then view the presentation by visiting the
        Investors area of Ryder's website at  A podcast of
        the call will also be available online within 24 hours after the
        end of the call.

                                About Ryder
Ryder is a Fortune 500 company providing leading-edge transportation, logistics and supply chain management solutions worldwide. Ryder's stock (NYSE: R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. For more information about Ryder System, Inc., visit

Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: Certain statements and information included in this news release are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Federal Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on our current plans and expectations and are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Accordingly, these forward-looking statements should be evaluated with consideration given to the many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and events to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements including those risks set forth in our periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. New risks emerge from time to time. It is not possible for management to predict all such risk factors or to assess the impact of such risks on our business. Accordingly, we undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    David Bruce
    (305) 500-4999

    Investor Relations:
    Bob Brunn
    (305) 500-4053