Simmons First National Corporation Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

PINE BLUFF, Ark., June 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simmons First National Corporation (Nasdaq:SFNC) today announced it expects to release second quarter 2013 earnings prior to the market opening on Thursday, July 18, 2013, followed by a live conference call to review this information beginning at 3:00 p.m. Central Time. Interested persons can listen to this call by dialing toll-free 1-888-510-1765 (United States and Canada only) and asking for the Simmons First National Corporation conference call, conference ID 6573031. In addition, the call will be available live or in recorded version on the Company's website at www.simmonsfirst.com.

Simmons First National Corporation is an eight bank financial holding company with community banks in Pine Bluff, Lake Village, Jonesboro, Rogers, Searcy, Russellville, El Dorado and Hot Springs, Arkansas. The Company's eight banks conduct financial operations from 96 offices, of which 92 are financial centers, in 55 communities in Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas.

CONTACT: DAVID W. GARNER Senior Vice President and Investor Relations Officer Simmons First National Corporation (870) 541-1000

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