BellSouth Corporation (NYSE: BLS) will report third quarter earnings on Tuesday, October 24, 2006, at 8 a.m. (ET). In addition, BellSouth will host a conference call with the investment community at 10 a.m. (ET). During the call, we may disclose recent material developments, if any, affecting our business and/or financial results.The third quarter earnings news release, BellSouth Investor News summarizing highlights of the quarter, and downloadable financial statements will be available at http://www.bellsouth.com/investor at 8 a.m. (ET) on October 24, 2006.
Dial-in information for the conference call is as follows:
Domestic: (888) 370-1863
International: (706) 634-1735
The conference call will also be webcast live at 10 a.m. (ET) at http://www.bellsouth.com/investor.
A taped conference call replay and webcast archive will also be available two hours after the completion of the conference call (approximately 1 p.m. ET) on Tuesday, October 24, 2006.
The taped conference call replay will be available through October 31, 2006 and can be accessed by dialing:
Domestic: (800) 642-1687 – Conference ID: 7061516
International: (706) 645-9291 – Conference ID: 7061516
The webcast will be archived at http://www.bellsouth.com/investor.About BellSouth
BellSouth Corporation is a Fortune 500 communications company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. BellSouth has joint control and 40 percent ownership of Cingular Wireless, the nation’s largest wireless voice and data provider with 57.3 million customers.
Backed by award-winning customer service, BellSouth offers the most comprehensive and innovative package of voice and data services available in the market. Through BellSouth Answers®, residential and small business customers can bundle their local and long distance service with dial-up and high-speed DSL Internet access, satellite television and Cingular® Wireless service. For businesses, BellSouth provides secure, reliable local and long distance voice and data networking solutions. BellSouth also offers print and online directory advertising through The Real Yellow Pages® and YELLOWPAGES.COM™ from BellSouth.
BellSouth believes that diversity and fostering an inclusive environment are critical in maintaining a competitive advantage in today’s global marketplace. More information about BellSouth can be found at http://www.bellsouth.com/.
SOURCE: BellSouth Corporation
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