SAO PAULO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo - SABESP (BM&FBovespa: SBSP3; NYSE: SBS), one of the largest water and sewage services providers in the world based in the number of customers, announces today its results for the 1Q14.
In 1Q14, net operating revenue reached R$ 2.8 billion; a 5.6% increase compared to 1Q13.
Costs and expenses, including construction costs, increased 6.1%, from R$ 1.9 billion in 1Q13 to R$ 2.0 billion this quarter.
EBIT grew 4.0%, from R$ 726.3 million in 1Q13 to R$ 755.6 million in 1Q14.
Adjusted EBITDA increased 10.2%, from R$ 921.5 million in 1Q13 to R$ 1,015.8 million in 1Q14.
The adjusted EBITDA margin moved from 34.8% in 1Q13 to 36.4% in 1Q14. Excluding construction revenues and construction costs, the adjusted EBITDA margin was 44.5% in 1Q14 (42.4% in 1Q13).
Net income dropped 3.7%, from R$ 496.2 million in 1Q13 to R$ 477.6 million in 1Q14.
The complete version of the release is available at the Company's website: www.sabesp.com.br