SOURCE: NASDAQ

March 07, 2006 12:00 ET

Stealthgas Inc, [GASS] President and CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 7, 2006 --


What:

Harry N. Vafias, President, CEO of Stealthgas Inc, (NASDAQ: GASS) will preside over the closing bell.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite -- 4 Times Square -- 43rd & Broadway -- Broadcast Studio

When:

Wednesday March 8th, 2006 at 4:00 p.m. EST

Feed Information:

The closing bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA-6 C-band/transponder 17. The downlink frequency is 4040 Vertical; Audio 6.2-6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.

About:

Headquartered in Athens, Greece, STEALTHGAS INC. is a ship-owning company serving the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry.

StealthGas currently has a fleet of 24 LPG carriers, and intends to expand to 28 vessels within the year. The company grew the fleet from 9 vessels pre-IPO (October 2004) to 24 vessels today.

The company ranks # 1 globally in owned vessels in the segment it focuses on (3,000 to 8,000 cbm -- cubic meters).

StealthGas operates a young and modern fleet with an average age of 10.8 years (compared to an average age of 15 years for the industry).

It is the only pure LPG company listed in the US.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Lena Cati
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220