DALLAS, Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ALJ) ("Alon") today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share. The dividend is payable on March 15, 2012, to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 1, 2012.
Alon also announced plans to release its fourth quarter and year-end 2011 financial results on Thursday, March 8, 2012 after the market closes. In conjunction with the release, Alon has scheduled a conference call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, March 9, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. eastern time (9:00 a.m. central time).
Alon USA Energy, Inc. Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call
Friday, March 9, 2012 – 10:00 a.m. eastern time
Live via phone by dialing 1-877-941-0844 or 480-629-9835, for international callers, and asking for the Alon USA Energy call at least 10 minutes prior to the start time. Investors may also listen to the conference live on the Alon corporate website, http://www.alonusa.com by logging on that site and clicking "Investors."
A telephonic replay of the conference call will be available through March 23, 2012 and may be accessed by calling 1-800-406-7325 or 303-590-3030, for international callers, and using the passcode 4510312#. A web cast archive will also be available at www.alonusa.com shortly after the call and will be accessible for approximately 90 days. For more information, please contact Donna Washburn at DRG&L at 713-529-6600 or email email@example.com.
Alon USA Energy, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products, operating primarily in the South Central, Southwestern and Western regions of the United States. The Company owns four crude oil refineries in Texas, California, Louisiana and Oregon, with an aggregate crude oil throughput capacity of approximately 250,000 barrels per day. Alon is a leading producer of asphalt, which it markets through its asphalt terminals predominately in the Western United States. Alon is the largest 7-Eleven licensee in the United States and operates more than 300 convenience stores in Texas and New Mexico. Alon markets motor fuel products under the FINA brand at these locations and at approximately 640 distributor-serviced locations.
Amir Barash, Vice President - IR
Alon USA Energy, Inc.
Investors: Jack Lascar/Sheila Stuewe
DRG&L / 713-529-6600
Media: Blake Lewis
Lewis Public Relations
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