Professional investors who are interested in Tennessee public companies can visit with executives of 13 Tennessee companies at the INVEST TN conference in Nashville on May 27. The recent flooding did not affect the Nashville Convention Center (site of the conference) or the adjoining hotel (Renaissance Nashville Marriott). The companies taking part represent various capitalizations and industries, including retail (AutoZone, Kirklands, Fred's, Tractor Supply); pharma/medical (HealthStream, BioMimetic Therapeutics and Cumberland Pharmaceuticals),energy (Miller Energy Resources, Delek Holdings; transportation (Forward Air); services (Corrections Corp. of America);industrial (Astec); and banking (Tennessee Commerce).
The registration deadline is May 20.
More information about the conference is available at www.invest-tn.com. A registration code is required. Call 615.290.5636 to obtain the code or email you request and investment background to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Supported by the CFA Societies of Nashville and Memphis, the conference is sponsored by title sponsors Crowe Horwath LLP and Corporate Communications, Inc., platinum sponsors PNC Bank and Hilliard Lyons, gold sponsors NASDAQ OMX, Frost Brown Todd, Wall Street Transcript, Corporate Board Member, Curran & Connors, Optimum Companies, NovaCopy, and makespace media + design lab.
Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTE)
AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE: AZO)
BioMimetic Therapeutics (NASDAQ: BMTI)
Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE: CXW)
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: CPIX)
Delek US Holdings (NYSE: DK)
Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD)
Fred's, Inc.(NASDAQ: FRED)
HealthStream, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTM)
Kirkland's, Inc. (NASDAQ: KIRK)
Miller Energy Resources (NASDAQ: MILL)
Tennessee Commerce Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNCC)
Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO)
Disclosure: No positions