SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 10, 2005--Washington Mutual, Inc.
(NYSE:WM) will release the company's fourth quarter and year-end 2004
earnings on Wednesday, January 19, 2005, following the close of the
New York Stock Exchange.
A conference call to discuss the company's financial results will
be held on Thursday, January 20, 2005, at 10:30 am EST and will be
hosted by Kerry Killinger, chairman and chief executive officer, and
Tom Casey, executive vice president and chief financial officer. The
conference call is available by telephone or on the Internet.
The dial-in number for the live conference call is 888-780-9655.
Participants calling from outside the United States may dial
712-421-1601. The passcode "WaMu" is required to access the call. Via
the Internet, the conference call is available on the Investor
Relations portion of the company's web site at www.wamu.com/ir. A
transcript of the prepared remarks will be on the company's web site
for 30 days following the call.
A recording of the conference call will be available after 1 pm
EST on Thursday, January 20, 2005, through 11:59 pm EST on Saturday,
January 29, 2005. The recorded message will be available at
866-511-5153. Callers from outside the United States may dial
With a history dating back to 1889, Washington Mutual is a
retailer of financial services that provides a diversified line of
products and services to consumers and commercial clients. At
September 30, 2004, Washington Mutual and its subsidiaries had assets
of $288.83 billion. Washington Mutual currently operates more than
2,300 retail banking, mortgage lending, commercial banking and
financial services offices throughout the nation. Washington Mutual's
press releases are available at www.wamunewsroom.com.
CONTACT: Washington Mutual, Inc.
Alan Gulick, 206-377-3637
Alan Magleby, 206-490-5182 or 212-702-6955
SOURCE: Washington Mutual, Inc.