Mercury General Corporation to Report First Quarter Results on April 30, 2001

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from Mercury General Corporation

    LOS ANGELES, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Mercury
 General Corporation (NYSE:   MCY), a major California automobile insurer with
 operations in several states reported that on Monday, April 30, 2001, the
 Company will release results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2001.  The
 Company also said that Chief Executive Officer, George Joseph, will host an
 investor conference call that same day at 10:00 A.M. Pacific Time (1:00 P.M.
 Eastern Time) to review the Company's results of operations for the first
 quarter period.
     All interested investors will be able to listen to the conference call
 through the following toll-free telephone number:  (888) 639-6205.  A
 digitized replay is scheduled to begin on 04/30/01 at 1:30 P.M. and will end
 on 05/07/01 at 11:59 P.M. Pacific Time.  The replay telephone numbers are as
 follows:  USA  (800) 475-6701, International # (320) 365-3844.  The access
 code is 583337.
 
     The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a "safe
 harbor" for certain forward-looking statements.  The statements contained in
 this press release are forward-looking statements based on the Company's
 current expectations and beliefs concerning future developments and their
 potential effects on the Company.  There can be no assurance that future
 developments affecting the Company will be those anticipated by the Company.
 Actual results may differ from those projected in the forward-looking
 statements.  These forward-looking statements involve significant risks and
 uncertainties (some of which are beyond the control of the Company) and are
 subject to change based upon various factors, including but not limited to the
 following risks and uncertainties:  changes in the demand for the Company's
 insurance products, and in general economic conditions; the possibility actual
 loss experience may vary adversely from the actuarial estimates made to
 determine the Company's loss reserves; legislation adverse to the automobile
 insurance industry or business generally may be enacted in California or other
 states; the presence of competitors with greater financial resources and the
 impact of competitive pricing and marketing efforts; and various legal,
 regulatory and litigation risks.  The Company undertakes no obligation to
 publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as the
 result of new information, future events or otherwise.  For a more detailed
 discussion of some of the foregoing risks and uncertainties, see the Company's
 filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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SOURCE Mercury General Corporation
    LOS ANGELES, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Mercury
 General Corporation (NYSE:   MCY), a major California automobile insurer with
 operations in several states reported that on Monday, April 30, 2001, the
 Company will release results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2001.  The
 Company also said that Chief Executive Officer, George Joseph, will host an
 investor conference call that same day at 10:00 A.M. Pacific Time (1:00 P.M.
 Eastern Time) to review the Company's results of operations for the first
 quarter period.
     All interested investors will be able to listen to the conference call
 through the following toll-free telephone number:  (888) 639-6205.  A
 digitized replay is scheduled to begin on 04/30/01 at 1:30 P.M. and will end
 on 05/07/01 at 11:59 P.M. Pacific Time.  The replay telephone numbers are as
 follows:  USA  (800) 475-6701, International # (320) 365-3844.  The access
 code is 583337.
 
     The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a "safe
 harbor" for certain forward-looking statements.  The statements contained in
 this press release are forward-looking statements based on the Company's
 current expectations and beliefs concerning future developments and their
 potential effects on the Company.  There can be no assurance that future
 developments affecting the Company will be those anticipated by the Company.
 Actual results may differ from those projected in the forward-looking
 statements.  These forward-looking statements involve significant risks and
 uncertainties (some of which are beyond the control of the Company) and are
 subject to change based upon various factors, including but not limited to the
 following risks and uncertainties:  changes in the demand for the Company's
 insurance products, and in general economic conditions; the possibility actual
 loss experience may vary adversely from the actuarial estimates made to
 determine the Company's loss reserves; legislation adverse to the automobile
 insurance industry or business generally may be enacted in California or other
 states; the presence of competitors with greater financial resources and the
 impact of competitive pricing and marketing efforts; and various legal,
 regulatory and litigation risks.  The Company undertakes no obligation to
 publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as the
 result of new information, future events or otherwise.  For a more detailed
 discussion of some of the foregoing risks and uncertainties, see the Company's
 filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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