JEFFERSON, La., Nov. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stewart Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEI) today announced that Martin de Laureal, senior vice president of Corporate Development and Investor Relations, will present at the Southwest IDEAS Investor Conference on Wednesday, November 14, 2012. The conference is being held at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel by the Galleria in Dallas, Texas. Stewart Enterprises' presentation is scheduled to begin at 9:05 AM Central Standard Time. A live and archived webcast of the presentation may be accessed at the conference website, www.SWIDEAS.com, or in the investor relations section of the company's website, www.stewartenterprises.com.
The mission of the IDEAS Conferences is to provide independent regional venues for quality companies to present their investment merits to an influential audience of investment professionals. Unlike traditional bank-sponsored events, IDEAS Investor Conferences are sponsored directly by money management firms for the benefit of regional Investment communities. Conference sponsors collectively have more than $100 Billion in assets under management and include: Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Straus, Keeley Asset Management, Hodges Capital Management, Luther King Capital Management, Allianz Global Investors, NFH Investment Group, RENN Capital, Great Lake Advisors, Ironwood Investment Management and Perritt Capital Management. The IDEAS Investor Conferences are held annually in Boston, Chicago and Dallas and are produced by Three Part Advisors, LLC. Additional information about the events can be located at www.IDEASconferences.com.
Founded in 1910, Stewart Enterprises, Inc. is the second largest provider of products and services in the death care industry in the United States, currently owning and operating 217 funeral homes and 141 cemeteries. Through its subsidiaries, the Company provides a complete range of funeral and cremation merchandise and services, along with cemetery property, merchandise and services, both at the time of need and on a preneed basis.
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CONTACT: Martin de Laureal Stewart Enterprises, Inc. 1333 S. Clearview Parkway Jefferson, LA 70121 504-729-1400
Source:Stewart Enterprises, Inc.