Simmons to release first-quarter earnings in mid-April

Simmons First National Corporation announced Tuesday it expects to release first-quarter 2012 earnings prior to the market opening on Thursday, April 19, followed by a live conference call to review this information beginning at 3 p.m.

Interested persons can listen to this call by dialing toll-free 1-800-967-7134 (United States and Canada only) and asking for the Simmons First National Corporation conference call. A replay of the call will be available through 5 p.m. April 25 by dialing toll-free 1-888-203-1112.

The passcode for the replay is 8174170. In addition, the call will be available live or in recorded version on the company’s website at