FIRST QUARTER 2011 RESULTS AND DISCUSSIONThursday, April 28, 201111:00 a.m., Eastern TimeCALGARY, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CE Franklin Ltd. will release its earnings report for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2011, through CNW Group, on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 after the close of the markets. It will also be posted on the Company's website at http://www.cefranklin.com. The Company will then host its financial analyst conference call on Thursday, April 28, 2011at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time ( 9:00 a.m. Mountain Time) to discuss its earnings report for the First Quarter Ended September 30, 2010. Participants may join the call by dialing 1-647-427-7450 in Toronto or dialing 1-888-231-8191 at the scheduled time of 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. For those unable to listen to the live conference call, a replay will be available at approximately 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time on the same day by calling 1-416-849-0833 in Toronto or dialing 1-800-642-1687 and entering the Passcode of 58571660 and may be accessed until midnight Thursday, May 12, 2011. The call will also be webcast live at: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=3476220 and will be available on the Company's website at http://www.cefranklin.com. Michael West, President and Chief Executive Officer will lead the discussion and will be accompanied by Mark Schweitzer, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. The discussion will be followed by a question and answer period. Thank you for your interest in CE Franklin. We look forward to your participation in the conference call.
Shares of CE Franklin (Nasdaq:CFK) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $12.23 as of 9:40 a.m. ET, 34.8% above Wednesday's closing price of $9.07. Volume is at 108,351, 11.4 times the daily average of 9,500.