SJI's Biscieglia Comfortable with First Call 2001 Estimates

Apr 02, 2001, 01:00 ET from South Jersey Industries

    NEW YORK, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- During its analysts' luncheon in Midtown
 Manhattan today, South Jersey Industries Chairman, President & CEO, Charles
 Biscieglia will confirm he is confident the company can meet or exceed Thomson
 First Call consensus estimates for full year earnings in 2001.
     Remarks made at the luncheon will be broadcasted via a live webcast.  The
 webcast may be listened to in its entirety by visiting the South Jersey
 Industries website at http://www.sjindustries.com and clicking the webcast
 icon.  RealPlayer software is required to hear the webcast.  SJI encourages
 shareholders, media and members of the financial community to listen to the
 webcast.
     South Jersey Industries (NYSE:   SJI) is an energy services holding company
 for South Jersey Gas and South Jersey Energy.
 
     This release contains forward-looking statements about SJI's financial
 performance.  The statements are made in good faith and deemed reasonable at
 the date of this release.  SJI assumes no responsibility to update this
 information.  Actual results may vary and SJI encourages you to conduct your
 own research before making any investment decisions including a review of
 SJI's 10K and 2000 Annual Report to Shareholders for a complete discussion of
 risks and/or uncertainties that may cause actual results to vary.
 
 

SOURCE South Jersey Industries
    NEW YORK, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- During its analysts' luncheon in Midtown
 Manhattan today, South Jersey Industries Chairman, President & CEO, Charles
 Biscieglia will confirm he is confident the company can meet or exceed Thomson
 First Call consensus estimates for full year earnings in 2001.
     Remarks made at the luncheon will be broadcasted via a live webcast.  The
 webcast may be listened to in its entirety by visiting the South Jersey
 Industries website at http://www.sjindustries.com and clicking the webcast
 icon.  RealPlayer software is required to hear the webcast.  SJI encourages
 shareholders, media and members of the financial community to listen to the
 webcast.
     South Jersey Industries (NYSE:   SJI) is an energy services holding company
 for South Jersey Gas and South Jersey Energy.
 
     This release contains forward-looking statements about SJI's financial
 performance.  The statements are made in good faith and deemed reasonable at
 the date of this release.  SJI assumes no responsibility to update this
 information.  Actual results may vary and SJI encourages you to conduct your
 own research before making any investment decisions including a review of
 SJI's 10K and 2000 Annual Report to Shareholders for a complete discussion of
 risks and/or uncertainties that may cause actual results to vary.
 
 SOURCE  South Jersey Industries