Joy Global Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call Information


Joy Global Inc. (NASDAQ: JOYG) announced today that it will release fourth quarter and fiscal year 2008 earnings results prior to the opening of business on Wednesday, December 17, 2008. A conference call is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. EST that same day to discuss the financial results.

Interested parties can listen to the call by dialing 800-649-5127 in the United States or 706-679-0637 outside of the United States, access code #75533544, at least 15 minutes prior to the 11:00 a.m. EST start time of the call. A rebroadcast of the call will be available until the close of business on January 23, 2009 by dialing 800-642-1687 or 706-645-9291, access code #75533544.

Alternatively, interested parties can listen to a live webcast of the call on the Joy Global Inc. web site at To listen, please register and download audio software on the site at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the call. A replay of the webcast will be available until the close of business on January 23, 2009.

Joy Global Inc. is a worldwide leader in manufacturing, servicing and distributing equipment for surface mining through P&H Mining Equipment, underground mining through Joy Mining Machinery and bulk material conveyor systems through Continental Crushing & Conveying.
SOURCE: Joy Global Inc.

Joy Global Inc.
Sara Leuchter Wilkins
Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications