TIM Reports Its 2Q13 Results

TIM Reports Its 2Q13 Results 
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/31/13 --  TIM
Participacoes S.A. (BOVESPA: TIMP3) (NYSE: TSU) announces its 2Q13
results and invites you to join the Conference Call, scheduled for
tomorrow, July 31st, at 1:30pm - Brazilian Time.  
See below the main highlights: 
Improvements Across the Board 

--  Postpaid base grew 13.9% YoY with postpaid ex-M2M up 19.6% YoY;
--  Data revenues came at R$1.3 bln, +25.3% YoY and backed by a
    smart/webphone penetration above 50% (~80% of new sales);
--  Voice usage also at a solid pace, MOU came at 148' (+16.0% YoY);
--  Improving ARPU trend: ARPU reached R$18.1 in 2Q13, a decrease of 0.7%
    on a yearly basis, or an increase of 0.4% when adjusted by
    non-recurring event;
--  Organic total revenues increased 9.7% YoY, reaching R$4,988 mln, while
    Organic Net Service Revenues grew by 3.1% YoY;
--  High Efficiency: Commercial strategy continues to pay off. SAC stood
    at R$27.2 (vs. R$25.5 in 2Q12) while bad debt stood below 1% of gross
    revenues, amid a post-paid growth of 13.9% YoY;
--  Organic EBITDA reached R$1,263 mln, a +4.4% YoY growth, with Organic
    EBITDA margin at 25.3% and Organic Service margin of 31.5%;
--  Organic Net Income grew by 17.9% YoY, totaled R$405.8 mln. Reported
    Net Income growth reached 12%;

Live TIM customer base reached 26.4k users, adding 10k clients in the
quarter. Addressable Households grew by 32.0%, to 804K. 
Conference Calls Details: 
Portuguese, July 31st, 2013 (Wednesday)
 10:30 AM (Brazil)
 09:30 AM
 Phone: +55 11 4688-6361 
 Code: TIM
 Replay: +55 11
 Code: 6053770 
English, July 31st, 2013 (Wednesday)
 01:30 PM (Brazil)
 12:30 PM (US
 Phone: +1 855 281-6021 (USA) 
+1 786 924-6977 (other countries)
 +55 11 4688-6361 (Brazil)
 Replay: +55 11 4688-6312
 Code: 8270423 
Rogerio Tostes
Phone: (+55 21) 4109-4167 
E-mail: ri@timbrasil.com.br
Website: www.tim.com.br/ir 
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