Brooke Corporation (Nasdaq: BXXX) announced it will report its first quarter 2007 earnings and other financial results after the close of the market at 3 p.m. CDT (4 p.m. EDT) on Wednesday, April 25, 2007. A press release will be available online at that time at the company's Web site, http://www.brookeagent.com/Corporation .
In conjunction with the release, Brooke Corporation Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Robert D. Orr, along with President and Chief Operating Officer, Anita Larson, Chief Financial Officer, Leland Orr, Brooke Franchise Corporation Chief Executive Officer, Shawn Lowry, and Brooke Credit Corporation Chief Executive Officer, Michael Lowry will host an investor and analyst conference call on April 25 at 4 p.m. CDT (5 p.m. EDT). The public and media are invited to listen to the call, which will be broadcast live via the Internet. The call is being webcast by Thomson/CCBN and can be accessed at Brooke Corporation's Web site. A replay of the call will be available online for the next 12 months.
The webcast is also being distributed through the Thomson StreetEvents Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call at http://www.earnings.com , Thomson/CCBN's individual investor portal, powered by StreetEvents. Institutional investors can access the call via Thomson's password protected event management site, StreetEvents, at http://www.streetevents.com .
About Brooke Corporation ... Brooke Corporation is listed on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol "BXXX". Its wholly owned subsidiary, Brooke Franchise Corporation, distributes insurance and banking services through a network of more than 750 franchise locations. Brooke Franchise was named the 22nd largest U.S. insurance agency by Business Insurance magazine (2006) and the country's No. 37 top franchise opportunity by Entrepreneur magazine (2007). For more information, visit http://www.brookeagent.com .
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This press release contains forward-looking statements. All forward- looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, and several factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ from these indicated in the forward-looking statements: the uncertainty that the Company will achieve its short-term and long-term profitability and growth goals, uncertainties associated with market acceptance of and demand for the Company's products and services, the impact of competitive products and pricing, the dependence on third-party suppliers and their pricing, its ability to meet product demand, the availability of funding sources, the exposure to market risks, uncertainties associated with the development of technology, changes in the law and in economic, political and regulatory environments, changes in management, the dependence on intellectual property rights, the effectiveness of internal controls, and risks and factors described from time to time in reports and registration statements filed by Brooke Corporation with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A more complete description of Brooke's business is provided in Brooke Corporation's most recent annual, quarterly and current reports, which are available from Brooke Corporation without charge or at http://www.sec.gov .