SABESP Announces 2Q14 Results

Aug 14, 2014, 19:43 ET from SABESP

SAO PAULO, Aug. 14, 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 2Q14.

In 2Q14, net operating revenue reached R$ 2.8 billion; a 1.5% decrease compared to the same period of 2013.

Costs and expenses, including construction costs, totaled R$ 2.3 billion, up 11.2% on the R$ 2.1 billion recorded in 2Q13.

EBIT, in the amount of R$ 439.1 million, dropped 38.6% from R$ 714.7 million in 2Q13.

Adjusted EBITDA, in the amount of R$ 661.7 million, dropped 27.4% from R$ 911.4 million in 2Q13 (R$ 1,677.6 million in the last 6 months and R$ 3,851.3 million in the last 12 months).

The adjusted EBITDA margin was 24.0% in 2Q14, versus the 32.6% in 2Q13 (30.2% in the last 6 months and 33.7% in the last 12 months). Excluding construction revenues and construction costs, the adjusted EBITDA margin was 31.2% in 2Q14 (42.0% in 2Q13, 38.1% in the last 6 months and 42.6% in the last 12 months).

Net income totaled R$ 302.4 million, 16.4% lower than the R$ 361.7 million recorded in 2Q13.

The complete version of the release is available at the Company's website:

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