Alon USA Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend and Announces Schedule for Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Mar 10, 2011, 07:45 ET from Alon USA Energy, Inc.

DALLAS, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ALJ) ("Alon") today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share. The dividend is payable on March 15, 2011, to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 1, 2011.

Alon also announced plans to release its fourth quarter and year-end 2010 financial results on Thursday, March 10, 2011 after the market closes.  In conjunction with the release, Alon has scheduled a conference call, which will also be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, March 11, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. eastern time (9:00 a.m. central time).

What:

Alon USA Energy, Inc. Fourth Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call

When:

Friday, March 11, 2011 – 10:00 a.m. eastern time

Where:

Live via phone by dialing 1-800-762-8779 or 480-629-9721, for international callers, and asking for the Alon USA Energy call at least 10 minutes prior to the start time. Investors may also listen to the conference live on the Alon corporate website, by logging on that site and clicking "Investors."

A telephonic replay of the conference call will be available through March 25, 2011 and may be accessed by calling 1-800-406-7325 or 303-590-3030, for international callers, and using the passcode 4406366#.  A web cast archive will also be available at www.alonusa.com shortly after the call and will be accessible for approximately 90 days. For more information, please contact Donna Washburn at DRG&L at 713-529-6600 or email dmw@drg-l.com.

Alon USA Energy, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products, operating primarily in the South Central, Southwestern and Western regions of the United States. The Company owns four crude oil refineries in Texas, California, Louisiana and Oregon, with an aggregate crude oil throughput capacity of approximately 250,000 barrels per day. Alon is a leading producer of asphalt, which it markets through its asphalt terminals predominately in the Western United States. Alon is the largest 7-Eleven licensee in the United States and operates more than 300 convenience stores in Texas and New Mexico.  Alon markets motor fuel products under the FINA brand at these locations and at approximately 640 distributor-serviced locations.

Contacts:

Amir Barash, Vice President - IR

Alon USA Energy, Inc.

972-367-3808

Investors:  Jack Lascar/Sheila Stuewe

DRG&L / 713-529-6600

Media:  Blake Lewis

Lewis Public Relations

214-635-3020

Ruth Sheetrit

SMG Public Relations

011-972-547-555551

SOURCE Alon USA Energy, Inc.



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