Copel records net income of R$ 302.0 million in the 2Q15

Aug 14, 2015, 08:45 ET from Copel

CURITIBA, Brazil, Aug. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Companhia Paranaense de Energia - Copel (NYSE: ELPVY, ELP / Latibex: XCOP / BM&FBovespa: CPLE3, CPLE5, CPLE6), a company that generates, transmits, distributes and sells power, announced its results for the second quarter of 2015.

Net income totaled R$302.0 million in 2Q15, 21.7% higher than the R$248.3 million recorded in 2Q14, while EBITDA reached R$493.2 million, 5.7% up on the same period last year. This result was due to the revenue of R$478.1 million related to results of sectorial financial assets and liabilities and the R$120.6 million financial result, due to the increased monetary variation in the period, partially offset by higher costs with the purchase of energy from the auctions (CCEARs) and Itaipu.

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