BENTON HARBOR, Mich., July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) will announce second-quarter 2005 results at approximately 6:00 a.m. (EDT) on Thursday, July 21. The corporation has scheduled a conference call to discuss its performance with members of the financial community at 10:00 a.m. (EDT), also on Thursday, July 21.
Individuals who would like to participate should call (800) 818-5264 and use confirmation code 9645459. International participants should call (913) 981-4910 and use confirmation code 9645459.
The conference call also will be Web cast live on the company's Internet site at http://www.whirlpoolcorp.com under the investors section. To listen to the live Web cast, participants should visit the site at least 15 minutes before the phone conference begins to register, and, if necessary, download and install the appropriate audio computer software. An archived recording of the conference call will be available on the company's Internet site through August 31.
Additionally, Whirlpool's conference call will be distributed live over CCBN's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call through CCBN's individual investor center at http://www.fulldisclosure.com or by visiting any of the investor sites in CCBN's Individual Investor Network. Institutional investors can access the call via CCBN's password-protected event management site, Street Events at http://www.streetevents.com.
For those who cannot participate in the scheduled call, a recording of the conference call will be available by phone through Monday, July 25. Individuals can access the recording by dialing (719) 457-0820 and using the following confirmation code: 9645459.
Whirlpool Corporation is the world's leading manufacturer and marketer of major home appliances, with annual sales of over $13 billion, 68,000 employees, and nearly 50 manufacturing and technology research centers around the globe. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Brastemp, Bauknecht, Consul and other major brand names to consumers in more than 170 countries. Additional information about the company can be found on the Internet at http://www.whirlpoolcorp.com.