SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 5, 2006--Washington Mutual, Inc.
(NYSE:WM) will release the company's fourth quarter and year-end 2005
earnings on Wednesday, January 18, 2006, following the close of the
New York Stock Exchange.
A conference call to discuss the company's financial results will
be held on Wednesday, January 18, 2006, at 5:00 pm 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
prepared remarks will be available on the company's web site prior to
The dial-in number for the live conference call is 800-857-5735.
Participants calling from outside the United States may dial
210-234-0006. 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 recording of the conference call will be available from 7:00 pm
EST on Wednesday, January 18, 2006, through 11:59 pm EST on Friday,
January 27, 2006. The recorded message will be available at
800-395-6236. Callers from outside the United States may dial
With a history dating back to 1889, Washington Mutual is a
national financial services company that provides a diversified line
of products and services to consumers and small- to mid-sized
businesses. At September 30, 2005, Washington Mutual and its
subsidiaries had assets of $333.62 billion. Washington Mutual
currently operates more than 2,500 retail banking, mortgage lending,
commercial banking and financial services offices throughout the
nation. Washington Mutual's press releases are available at
CONTACT: Washington Mutual
Alan Gulick, 206-377-3637
Alan Magleby, 206-490-5182 or 212-326-6019
SOURCE: Washington Mutual