Ultrapar announces its 3Q13 results PR Newswire SAO PAULO, Nov. 6, 2013 SAO PAULO, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: UGPA3 / NYSE: UGP), a company engaged in fuel distribution (Ultragaz/Ipiranga), specialty chemicals (Oxiteno) and storage for liquid bulk (Ultracargo), hereby reports its results for the third quarter of 2013. 3Q13 main highlights: oULTRAPAR SIGNS AN ASSOCIATION AGREEMENT WITH EXTRAFARMA TO ENTER THE BRAZILIAN RETAIL PHARMACY SECTOR oULTRAPAR'S NET REVENUES REACH R$ 16 BILLION IN 3Q13, A 13% GROWTH OVER 3Q12 oULTRAPAR'S EBITDA REACHES R$ 765 MILLION IN 3Q13, UP 17% OVER 3Q12, WITH GROWTH IN ALL THE BUSINESSES oNET EARNINGS REACH R$ 328 MILLION IN 3Q13, A 13% GROWTH OVER 3Q12 oULTRAPAR IS AWARDED AS THE BEST COMPANY FOR SHAREHOLDERS IN 2013 BY CAPITAL ABERTO MAGAZINE AND RECEIVES OTHER IMPORTANT RECOGNITIONS "We are very pleased to announce today a period of great achievements, which were made possible by the investments in strengthening and developing our businesses and by a corporate governance structure designed to align interests and to endure the company and its growth. We have reached our 29th consecutive quarter of EBITDA growth, as a result of strong investments in our businesses, in which we have solid foundations to continue in this growth trajectory. In addition, in late September, we opened new opportunities for the company's value creation by signing an agreement with Extrafarma to enter the growing retail pharmacy sector in Brazil, in which we intend to implement a more accelerated expansion plan and obtain cross-benefits with our two specialized distribution and retail businesses – Ipiranga and Ultragaz." Thilo Mannhardt – CEO Results conference call Brazilian conference call November 8th, 2013 9:30 a.m. (US EST) Hotel Caesar Park Faria Lima (Faria Lima rooms 2 and 4) Sao Paulo – SP Telephone for connection: +55 11 2188 0155 Code: Ultrapar International conference call November 8th, 2013 12:00 p.m. (US EST) Participants in Brazil: 0800 891 0015 Participants in the USA: 1 877 317 6776 Participants in other countries: +1 412 317 6776 Code: Ultrapar IR Contact E-mail: email@example.com Telephone: + 55 11 3177 7014 Website: www.ultra.com.br Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. UGPA3 = R$ 54.66/share (09/30/13) UGP = US$ 24.59/ADR (09/30/13) SOURCE Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. Website: http://www.ultra.com.br
Ultrapar announces its 3Q13 results
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