Bank to announce earnings report

Simmons First National Corp. expects to release fourth quarter 2011 earnings prior to the market opening Jan. 19. The announcement will be followed by a live conference call beginning at 3 p.m.

Interested persons can listen to this call by dialing toll-free 1-877-723-9522 and asking for the Simmons First National Corp. conference call, a press release said Friday. Details: Visit