Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, July 31, at 10 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its second quarter 2013 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-877-703-6109 and enter the pass code 14624998 after 9:45 a.m. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-857-244-7308 and enter the pass code 14624998. This conference call will also be accessible by webcast (audio only). A replay of the conference call will be available from July 31 through August 14, 2013 by dialing 1-888-286-8010 and entering the pass code 49765712. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-617-801-6888 and enter the pass code 49765712. Hess Corporation is a leading global independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. More information on Hess Corporation is available at http://www.hess.com. Cautionary StatementsThis news release contains projections and other forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.These projections and statements reflect the company’s current views with respect to future events and financial performance.No assurances can be given, however, that these events will occur or that these projections will be achieved, and actual results could differ materially from those projected as a result of certain risk factors.A discussion of these risk factors is included in the company’s periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.