AMETEK Announces First Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Webcasted Investor Conference Call

Earnings to be Released before the Market Opens on Thursday, April 28, 2011

Webcast Scheduled for 8:30 AM Eastern Time on Thursday, April 28, 2011

Mar 31, 2011, 07:00 ET from AMETEK, Inc.

BERWYN, Pa., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) will issue its first quarter 2011 earnings release before the market opens on Thursday, April 28, 2011.

AMETEK also will webcast its first quarter 2011 investor conference call on Thursday, April 28, 2011, beginning at 8:30 AM Eastern Time. The live audio webcast of the conference call will be available at and at

To access the live webcast from, go to the Investor Communications link in the "Investors" section of the website. A replay of the call will also be archived on and will be available until the next quarterly earnings call.

Corporate Profile

AMETEK is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electro-mechanical devices with annualized sales of $2.7 billion. AMETEK's Corporate Growth Plan is based on Four Key Strategies: Operational Excellence, Strategic Acquisitions & Alliances, Global & Market Expansion and New Products. AMETEK's objective is double-digit percentage growth in earnings per share over the business cycle and a superior return on total capital. The common stock of AMETEK is a component of the S&P MidCap 400 and the Russell 1000 Indices.

Contact:  William J. Burke (610) 889-5249