DryShips -- Presentation Material to Be Used at Today's Conference Call on the First Quarter 2007 Results
ATHENS, GREECE--(Marketwire - May 30, 2007) - DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) is holding
today, Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at 9:00 am Eastern Daylight Saving Time
(EDT), a conference call and webcast to discuss the results for the First
Quarter ended March 31, 2007, which were released yesterday after the close
of the market in New York.
The material to be used at this conference call and webcast can be accessed
as of 8:30 am EDT today, May 30, 2007, on the company's website at
www.dryships.com, at the Investor Relations section under "presentations,"
or by clicking on the link below or copying and pasting this link in your
Conference Call details:
Participants should dial into the call 10 minutes before the scheduled time
using the following numbers:
1(866) 819-7111 (from the US), 0(800) 953-0329 (from the UK) or +(44) 1452
542 301 (from outside the US). Please quote "DryShips."
In case of any problem with the above numbers, please dial 1(866) 223-0615
(from the US), 0(800) 694-1503 (from the UK) or +(44) 1452 586 513 (from
outside the US). Quote "DryShips."
A replay of the conference call will be available until June 6th, 2007.
The United States replay number is 1(866) 247 4222; from UK (0800) 953 -
1533; or international replay number is (+44) 1452- 550 000 and the access
code required for the replay is: 2133051#.
Slides and audio webcast:
There will also be a simultaneous live webcast over the Internet, through
the DryShips Inc. website (www.dryships.com). Participants to the live
webcast should register on the website approximately 10 minutes prior to
the start of the webcast.
About DryShips Inc.
DryShips Inc. is an international provider of drybulk carriers.
Headquartered in Athens, Greece, DryShips owns and operates a fleet of 35
drybulk carriers comprising 5 Capesize, 25 Panamax, 3 Handymax and 2
newbuilding Panamax vessels, with a combined deadweight tonnage of
approximately 2.9 million.
DryShips Inc.'s common stock is listed on NASDAQ Global Market where it
trades under the symbol "DRYS."
Visit our website at www.dryships.com
Matters discussed in this release may constitute forward-looking
statements. Forward-looking statements reflect our current views with
respect to future events and financial performance and may include
statements concerning plans, objectives, goals, strategies, future events
or performance, and underlying assumptions and other statements, which are
other than statements of historical facts.
The forward-looking statements in this release are based upon various
assumptions, many of which are based, in turn, upon further assumptions,
including without limitation, management's examination of historical
operating trends, data contained in our records and other data available
from third parties. Although DryShips Inc. believes that these assumptions
were reasonable when made, because these assumptions are inherently subject
to significant uncertainties and contingencies which are difficult or
impossible to predict and are beyond our control, DryShips Inc. cannot
assure you that it will achieve or accomplish these expectations, beliefs
Important factors that, in our view, could cause actual results to differ
materially from those discussed in the forward-looking statements include
the strength of world economies and currencies, general market conditions,
including changes in charterhire rates and vessel values, changes in demand
that may affect attitudes of time charterers to scheduled and unscheduled
drydocking, changes in DryShips Inc.'s operating expenses, including bunker
prices, dry-docking and insurance costs, or actions taken by regulatory
authorities, potential liability from pending or future litigation,
domestic and international political conditions, potential disruption of
shipping routes due to accidents and political events or acts by
Risks and uncertainties are further described in reports filed by DryShips
Inc. with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.
Contact Information: Contacts:
Investor Relations / Media:
Capital Link, Inc. (New York)