NYSE:XCO) today announced first quarter results for 2013. Adjusted net income, a non GAAP measure adjusting for gains from asset sales, non cash gains or losses from derivative financial instruments (derivatives), non cash ceiling test write downs and other items typically not included by securities analysts in published estimates, was $0.13 per diluted share for the first quarter 2013 compared to $0.03 per diluted share for the first quarter2012.
Adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, depletion and amortization, gains on asset sales, ceiling test write downs and other non cash income and expense items (adjusted EBITDA, a non GAAP measure) for the first quarter 2013 were $96 million compared with $111 million in the first quarter 2012.
GAAP results were net income of $158 million, or $0.74 per diluted share, for the first quarter 2013 compared with a net loss of $282 million, or $1.32 per diluted share, for the first quarter 2012. The first quarter 2013 includes a $187 million gain from the contribution of 74.5% of our interests in certain conventional properties to our partnership with Harbinger Group Inc. (HGI). The first quarter 2012 net loss was primarily due to a $276 million non-cash ceiling test writedown of oil and natural gas properties......Read the entire Exco Resources earnings report.
NYSE:VLO) today reported net income attributable to Valero stockholders of $654 million, or $1.18 per share, for the first quarter of 2013 compared to a net loss attributable to Valero stockholders of $432 million, or $0.78 per share, for the first quarter of 2012. Included in the first quarter 2012 results was a noncash asset impairment loss of $605 million after taxes, or $1.09 per share, predominately related to the Aruba refinery.
First quarter 2013 operating income was $1.1 billion versus an operating loss of $244 million in the first quarter of 2012. Excluding the noncash asset impairment loss noted above, first quarter 2012 operating income was $367 million. The resulting increase in operating income of approximately $700 million in 2013 was primarily due to higher refining throughput margins in each of Valero's operating regions, except the U.S. West Coast. The increase in refining throughput margins was mainly due to an increase in margins for diesel and jet fuel and wider discounts on crude oil and feedstocks......Read the entire Valero Energy earnings report.
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