Helmerich & Payne, Inc. Invites You to Join Its Second Quarter Conference Call on the Web

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

TULSA, Okla., April 15, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In conjunction with Helmerich & Payne, Inc.'s (NYSE:HP) second fiscal quarter earnings release, you are invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, April 28, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. (ET) with Hans Helmerich, President and CEO; John Lindsay, Executive Vice President and COO; Juan Pablo Tardio, Vice President and CFO; and Mike Drickamer, Director, Investor Relations of Helmerich & Payne, Inc.

Helmerich & Payne, Inc. is primarily a contract drilling company. As of  March 31, 2011, the Company's existing fleet included 237 U.S. land rigs, 24 international land rigs, and nine offshore platform rigs. 

If you are unable to listen during the live webcast, the call will be archived on Helmerich & Payne, Inc.'s website at under "Audio Archives" on the Investor Relations Main Page.

Statements in this release that are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 are based on current expectations and assumptions that are subject to risks and uncertainties. For information regarding risks and uncertainties associated with the Company's business, please refer to the "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion & Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" sections of the Company's SEC filings, including but not limited to, its annual report on Form 10-K and quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. As a result of these factors, Helmerich & Payne, Inc.'s actual results may differ materially from those indicated or implied by such forward-looking statements. We undertake no duty to update or revise our forward-looking statements based on changes in internal estimates, expectations or otherwise.

CONTACT: Mike Drickamer, Director, Investor Relations 918-588-5190