WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS) reaffirmed today that it will release its fiscal 2013 second quarter results after the market closes on Wednesday, February 6, 2013. However, in light of the announcement on January 31, 2013, that Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) and WMS have entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby Scientific Games has agreed to acquire WMS for $26.00 in cash per common share, the Company has cancelled its previously scheduled conference call and webcast.
WMS serves the gaming industry worldwide by designing, manufacturing and marketing games, video and mechanical reel-spinning gaming machines, video lottery terminals and in gaming operations, which consists of the placement of leased participation gaming machines in legal gaming venues. The Company also develops and markets digital gaming content, products, services and end-to-end solutions that address global online wagering and play-for-fun social, casual and mobile gaming opportunities. WMS also offers to customers worldwide its WAGE-NET® networked gaming solution, a suite of systems technologies and applications designed to increase customers’ revenue generating capabilities and operational efficiency. More information on WMS can be found at www.wms.com or visit the Company on Facebook®, Twitter® or YouTube®.