Devon Energy Reports First-Quarter 2014 Results

  Devon Energy Reports First-Quarter 2014 Results    *Delivered U.S. oil production growth of more than 50 percent year over     year   *Increased operating cash flow by 41 percent year over year   *Achieved excellent well results in Delaware Basin   *Closed Eagle Ford acquisition and EnLink Midstream combination   *Announced attractive monetization of Canadian conventional gas business   *Increased dividend for the ninth time since 2004  Business Wire  OKLAHOMA CITY -- May 7, 2014  Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) today reported net earnings of $324 million or $0.80 per common share ($0.79 per diluted share) for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. This compares with a first-quarter 2013 net loss of $1.3 billion or $3.34 per common share ($3.34 per diluted share).  Adjusting for items securities analysts typically exclude from their published estimates, the company earned $547 million or $1.34 per diluted share in the first quarter. This represents a 103 percent increase in adjusted earnings compared to the first quarter of 2013.  “Our disciplined focus on high-margin drilling opportunities led to outstanding growth in oil production and enhanced profitability in the first quarter,” said John Richels, president and chief executive officer. “Additionally, we made meaningful progress high-grading our go-forward asset portfolio by closing our Eagle Ford acquisition, completing the EnLink Midstream combination, and attractively monetizing our conventional gas business in Canada.”  Retained Assets Drive Strong Production Growth  Total production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids averaged 691,000 oil-equivalent barrels (Boe) per day in the first quarter of 2014. Excluding production associated with divestiture properties, top-line production from Devon’s retained, go-forward asset base increased to 563,000 Boe per day in the first quarter. This represents a 7 percent increase compared to the first quarter of 2013. The company’s divestiture assets averaged 128,000 Boe per day in the first quarter, of which 76 percent was natural gas.  The increase in first-quarter production was driven almost entirely by growth in oil production from the company’s go-forward assets. Oil production from these assets averaged 176,000 barrels per day, a 21 percent increase compared to the first quarter of 2013. Led by the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford, the most significant growth came from the company’s retained U.S. operations, where oil production increased a substantial 56 percent year over year. Reconciliations of retained and non-core asset production are provided later in this release.  Key Operating Highlights  Permian Basin - Production averaged a record 91,000 Boe per day in the first quarter. Oil production increased 36 percent compared to the first quarter of 2013 and was 9 percent higher than the previous quarter. In the first quarter, light oil production accounted for 60 percent of Devon’s total Permian production.  The most significant contributor to the company’s Permian oil growth was once again the Bone Spring oil play in the Delaware Basin. Devon added 35 new Bone Spring wells to production in the first quarter, with initial 30-day rates averaging nearly 700 Boe per day, of which 80 percent was light oil.  Also in the Delaware Basin, Devon commenced production on two high-rate oil wells targeting the Delaware Sands in Lea County, New Mexico. Initial 30-day production from each of these two wells averaged in excess of 1,000 Boe per day, composed of nearly 90 percent light oil. The company has approximately 80,000 net acres prospective for the Delaware Sands within Southeast New Mexico.  In the Southern Midland Basin, Devon delivered another quarter of strong results from its oil development program in the Wolfcamp Shale. During the first quarter, the company brought 26 Wolfcamp Shale wells online, increasing average net production in this play to 10,000 Boe per day. Compared to the first quarter of 2013, this represents production growth of 8,000 Boe per day.  Eagle Ford – Devon completed its acquisition of 82,000 net acres in DeWitt and Lavaca counties on February 28, 2014. This acquisition secures Devon a premier position in this world-class oil play, which is delivering some of the highest rate-of-return drilling opportunities in North America. The company has at least 1,200 undrilled locations with risked recoverable resource estimated at 400 million oil-equivalent barrels. Based on well performance seen to date, Devon remains on track to average 70,000 to 80,000 Boe per day for its 10 months of ownership in 2014 and well in excess of 100,000 Boe per day in 2015.  For Devon’s first month of ownership in March, net production averaged 49,000 Boe per day. March production was temporarily constrained by gathering system downtime and the timing of well tie-ins. With the acceleration of well tie-ins at the end of March, the company’s Eagle Ford net daily production is currently 64,000 Boe per day and is expected to average between 65,000 and 70,000 Boe per day in the second quarter.  Canadian Thermal Oil – Gross production from Devon’s Jackfish 1 and Jackfish 2 thermal oil projects averaged 62,000 barrels of oil per day in the first quarter, a 9 percent increase compared to the year-ago period. After accounting for royalties, net production from the company’s Jackfish complex averaged 52,000 barrels per day in the quarter. First-quarter results were highlighted by the excellent performance at Jackfish 1, where gross production exceeded name-plate facility capacity averaging 37,000 barrels per day.  Construction of the company’s Jackfish 3 thermal oil project is nearly complete. Plant startup at Jackfish 3 is expected in the third quarter of this year. At peak production, Devon’s three 100 percent-owned Jackfish projects are expected to produce 105,000 barrels per day before royalties and generate up to $1 billion of free cash flow annually for the company.  Anadarko Basin – First-quarter Anadarko Basin production averaged a record 85,000 Boe per day. Growth from Devon’s Cana-Woodford and Granite Wash plays drove a 10 percent year-over-year increase in net production. With drilling focused in the most liquids-prone acreage, oil and natural gas liquids production increased to 45 percent of total production in the Anadarko Basin.  In early May, Devon further bolstered its Cana-Woodford Shale position by acquiring an additional 50,000 net acres. These assets directly overlap the company’s existing core Cana position and expand Devon’s exposure to other western Oklahoma oil and gas plays. In aggregate, the company’s total Cana-Woodford position is now approximately 300,000 net acres, with thousands of undrilled locations in this high-quality, liquids-rich play.  Barnett Shale – Net production averaged 1.3 billion cubic feet of natural gas equivalent per day in the first quarter of 2014. Barnett liquids production increased to an average of 57,000 barrels per day, a 5 percent increase compared to the first quarter of 2013.  Mississippian-Woodford Trend – In the first quarter, production from Devon’s Mississippian-Woodford Trend averaged 19,000 Boe per day, of which 50 percent was light oil. This represents a production growth rate of 35 percent compared to the previous quarter. The company commenced production on 63 operated wells within the Sinopec joint-venture area during the quarter, with overall well results supporting type-curve expectations.  Rockies – Net production from the company’s retained Rockies assets averaged 20,000 Boe per day in the first quarter. Liquids production in the Rockies increased 21 percent compared to the first quarter of last year and accounted for nearly half of Devon’s product mix in the region. Devon’s drilling activity for the quarter was highlighted by an Iberlin Ranch well targeting the Frontier formation with initial 30-day production averaging 2,000 Boe per day, including more than 1,700 barrels of oil per day. In addition, the company commenced production on a well targeting the Parkman formation with 30-day production rates averaging in excess of 1,100 Boe per day, of which 96 percent was light oil.  Devon has 150,000 net acres in the Powder River Basin, prospective for multiple formations including the Parkman, Turner, and Frontier. The company has identified approximately 1,000 risked locations across the Powder River Basin and expects its drilling inventory to increase as the company de-risks this oil opportunity.  Upstream Revenue Increases 42 Percent; Cash Flow Rises  Revenue from oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids sales totaled $2.6 billion in the first quarter, a 42 percent increase compared to the first quarter of 2013. The significant growth in revenue was attributable to growth in high-margin oil production combined with improved price realizations for all products. First-quarter oil sales accounted for more than 50 percent of Devon’s total upstream revenues.  Devon’s marketing and midstream operating profit reached $183 million in the first quarter of 2014. This result represents a 47 percent increase year over year. The increase in operating profit was attributable to higher commodity prices and the consolidation of EnLink Midstream, which was effective March 7, 2014.  In the first quarter of 2014, the company maintained its low cost structure by limiting pre-tax expenses to $1.8 billion, in line with previous guidance. Excluding the costs associated with the consolidation of EnLink Midstream, pre-tax unit costs were 8 percent higher than the first quarter of 2013. The increase in unit costs was attributable to higher production taxes and higher operating costs associated with the company’s rapidly growing high-margin oil production. In addition, $22 million of non-recurring G&A expenses associated with the EnLink and GeoSouthern transactions and a change in the timing of the annual stock-based compensation grant resulted in an increase in first-quarter G&A. Stock-based compensation grants were previously made in the fourth quarter of each year. However, to better link stock-based compensation to the year’s performance, the 2013 grant was delayed to the first quarter of 2014, resulting in no grant during 2013.  Overall, the benefits of higher-margin oil production, improved price realizations, and a low cost structure resulted in improved cash flow for the company. In the first quarter of 2014, operating cash flow reached $1.4 billion, a 41 percent increase compared to the year-ago period.  Balance Sheet Remains Strong  At the end of the first quarter, Devon’s financial position remained exceptionally strong with investment-grade credit ratings and cash balances of $2.0 billion. At March 31, 2014, the company’s net debt totaled $13.5 billion, of which $1.5 billion was attributable to the consolidation of EnLink Midstream and is non-recourse to Devon.  In the first quarter, Devon drew $2.0 billion on its senior term loans. Proceeds from the term loans and a portion of the company’s cash on hand funded Devon’s Eagle Ford acquisition. Proceeds from the company’s ongoing asset divestiture program will be utilized to reduce debt in the second quarter.  Also in the first quarter, the company announced a 9 percent increase to its quarterly cash dividend from $0.22 per share to $0.24 per share. This was Devon’s ninth dividend increase since 2004, highlighting the company’s long-term commitment to returning cash to shareholders.  Divestiture Program Advances  Last November, Devon announced an initiative to monetize non-core assets in both the U.S. and Canada, sharpening its focus on retained, high-growth assets. The company took a significant step forward in the execution of this divestiture process in early April of this year by completing the sale of its Canadian conventional gas business for C$3.125 billion. After adjusting for currency exchange and taxes associated with the sale and repatriation of the funds to the U.S., the company’s net proceeds totaled US$2.7 billion.  The divestiture process for the company’s remaining non-core properties in the U.S. is ongoing. Devon expects to open data rooms for these U.S. assets in the second quarter and complete the divestiture program by year end.  EnLink Midstream Combination Complete  On March 7, 2014, EnLink Midstream was formed by combining substantially all of Devon’s U.S. midstream assets with the assets of Crosstex Energy. EnLink Midstream consists of two publicly traded entities: the master limited partnership, EnLink Midstream Partners, LP, and a publicly traded general partner entity, EnLink Midstream, LLC.  The common units of both EnLink Midstream Partners and EnLink Midstream trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols “ENLK” and “ENLC”, respectively. Devon is the majority owner of EnLink Midstream with a 52 percent ownership interest in “ENLK” and a 70 percent ownership in “ENLC”.  Non-GAAP Reconciliations  Pursuant to regulatory disclosure requirements, Devon is required to reconcile non-GAAP financial measures to the related GAAP information (GAAP refers to generally accepted accounting principles). Adjusted earnings and net debt are non-GAAP financial measures referenced within this release. Reconciliations of these non-GAAP measures are provided later in this release.  Conference Call to be Webcast Today  Devon will conduct a conference call webcast (with associated slides) today, May 7, at 10:00 a.m. Central (11:00 a.m. Eastern). The webcast will feature discussion of the company’s first-quarter results. To listen to the webcast, including synchronized slides, visit Additionally, the slides will be available via the website for printing or download approximately 10 minutes prior to the webcast. A replay of the webcast will be available on our website.  This press release includes "forward-looking statements" as defined by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Such statements are those concerning strategic plans, expectations and objectives for future operations. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, included in this press release that address activities, events or developments that the company expects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. Such statements are subject to a number of assumptions, risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the control of the company. Statements regarding future drilling and production are subject to all of the risks and uncertainties normally incident to the exploration for and development and production of oil and gas. These risks include, but are not limited to, the volatility of oil, natural gas and NGL prices; uncertainties inherent in estimating oil, natural gas and NGL reserves; the extent to which we are successful in acquiring and discovering additional reserves; unforeseen changes in the rate of production from our oil and gas properties; uncertainties in future exploration and drilling results; uncertainties inherent in estimating the cost of drilling and completing wells; drilling risks; competition for leases, materials, people and capital; midstream capacity constraints and potential interruptions in production; risk related to our hedging activities; environmental risks; political changes; changes in laws or regulations; our limited control over third parties who operate our oil and gas properties; our ability to successfully complete mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; and other risks identified in our Form 10-K and our other filings with the SEC. Investors are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future performance and that actual results or developments may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements in this press release are made as of the date of this press release, even if subsequently made available by Devon on its website or otherwise. Devon does not undertake any obligation to update the forward-looking statements as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.  The SEC permits oil and gas companies, in their filings with the SEC, to disclose only proved, probable and possible reserves that meet the SEC's definitions for such terms, and price and cost sensitivities for such reserves, and prohibits disclosure of resources that do not constitute such reserves.This release may contain certain terms, such as resource potential andexploration target size.These estimates are by their nature more speculative than estimates of proved, probable and possible reserves and accordingly are subject to substantially greater risk of being actually realized. The SEC guidelines strictly prohibit us from including these estimates in filings with the SEC. U.S. investors are urged to consider closely the disclosure in our Form 10-K, available at You can also obtain this form from the SEC by calling 1-800-SEC-0330 or from the SEC’s website at  Devon Energy Corporation is an Oklahoma City-based independent energy company engaged in oil and gas exploration and production. Devon is a leading U.S.-based independent oil and gas producer and is included in the S&P 500 Index. For more information about Devon, please visit our website at    DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION  FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL INFORMATION  PRODUCTION (net of royalties)    Quarter Ended                                     March 31, Average Daily Production:           2014       2013 Natural Gas (MMcf) United States - Core                1,587.5       1,660.2 Canada - Core                       19.4          20.6 Non-Core                            585.2         743.2 Total Natural Gas                   2,192.1       2,424.0 Oil / Bitumen (MBbls) United States - Core                97.5          62.7 Canada - Core                       78.0          82.8 Non-Core                            14.6          16.8 Total Oil / Bitumen                 190.1         162.3 Natural Gas Liquids (MBbls) United States - Core                119.1         101.6 Non-Core                            16.3          18.9 Total Natural Gas Liquids           135.4         120.5 Oil Equivalent (MBoe) United States - Core                481.3         441.0 Canada - Core                       81.2          86.2 Non-Core                            128.4         159.7 Total Oil Equivalent                690.9         686.9                                                              KEY OPERATING STATISTICS BY REGION                                     Quarter Ended March 31, 2014                                     Avg.              Gross          Operated                                     Production        Wells          Rigs at                                     (MBOED)           Drilled        March 31,                                                                      2014 Permian Basin                       91.4              92             24 Eagle Ford                          17.0 ^(1)         14             2 Canadian Heavy Oil                  81.2              30             3 Barnett Shale                       212.6             28             2 Anadarko Basin                      85.3              37             2 Mississippian-Woodford Trend        18.9              73             8 Rockies                             19.7              8              3 Other Assets                        36.4              -              - Core & Emerging Assets -            562.5             282            44 Total Canadian Conventional               79.3              8              - (Non-Core) Rockies (Non-Core)                  25.1              -              1 Gulf Coast (Non-Core)               17.0              -              - Mid-Continent (Non-Core)            7.0               -              - Devon - Total                       690.9             290            45  ^(1) First-quarter Eagle Ford production includes only the month of March. The March average was 49.4 MBOED.    DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION  FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL INFORMATION  BENCHMARK PRICES                               Quarter Ended (average prices)                                        March 31,                                                         2014        2013 Natural Gas ($/Mcf) – Henry                                         $ 4.95         $ 3.34 Hub Oil ($/Bbl) – West Texas                                              $ 98.66        $ 94.45 Intermediate (Cushing)                                                                         REALIZED PRICES         Quarter Ended March 31, 2014                         Oil /            Gas            NGLs           Total                         Bitumen                         (Per Bbl)        (Per           (Per           (Per                                          Mcf)           Bbl)           Boe) United States           $ 91.66          $ 4.33         $ 29.66        $ 39.44 Canada                  $ 61.76          $ 4.14         $ 51.80        $ 46.71 Realized price          $ 77.75          $ 4.30         $ 31.15        $ 41.13 without hedges Cash settlements        $ (2.10)         $ (0.33)       $ (0.02)       $                                                                        (1.61) Realized price, including cash          $ 75.65          $ 3.97         $ 31.13        $ 39.52 settlements                                                                                                 Quarter Ended March 31, 2013                         Oil /            Gas            NGLs           Total                         Bitumen                         (Per Bbl)        (Per           (Per           (Per                                          Mcf)           Bbl)           Boe) United States           $ 87.45          $ 2.81         $ 26.28        $ 28.32 Canada                  $ 40.68          $ 3.02         $ 47.33        $ 31.59 Realized price          $ 60.13          $ 2.85         $ 28.04        $ 29.18 without hedges Cash settlements        $ 2.19           $ 0.24         $ 0.13         $ 1.39 Realized price, including cash          $ 62.32          $ 3.09         $ 28.17        $ 30.57 settlements                                                                                                        DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION  FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL INFORMATION                                                      CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS               Quarter Ended (in millions, except per share amounts)             March 31,                                                     2014         2013 Oil, gas and NGL sales                              $ 2,557         $ 1,804 Oil, gas and NGL derivatives                          (320  )         (320   ) Marketing and midstream revenues                     1,488         487     Total operating revenues                             3,725         1,971   Lease operating expenses                              598             525 Marketing and midstream operating expenses            1,305           363 General and administrative expenses                   211             150 Production and property taxes                         137             113 Depreciation, depletion and amortization              739             704 Asset impairments                                     -               1,913 Restructuring costs                                   37              38 Other operating items                                8             22      Total operating expenses                             3,035         3,828   Operating income (loss)                               690             (1,857 ) Net financing costs                                   112             103 Other nonoperating items                             18            2       Earnings (loss) before income taxes                   560             (1,962 ) Income tax expense (benefit)                         231           (623   ) Net earnings (loss)                                   329             (1,339 ) Net earnings attributable to noncontrolling          5             -       interests Net earnings (loss) attributable to Devon           $ 324          $ (1,339 )                                                                      Net earnings (loss) per share attributable to Devon: Basic                                               $ 0.80          $ (3.34  ) Diluted                                             $ 0.79          $ (3.34  )                                                                      Weighted average common shares outstanding: Basic                                                 407             406 Diluted                                               408             406                                                                                                                                   DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL INFORMATION                                                                        CONSOLIDATING STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS (in millions)                      Quarter Ended March 31, 2014                      Devon           EnLink        Eliminations                      U.S. &          ^ (1)         ^(2)               Total                      Canada Oil, gas and         $ 2,557         $ -           $   -              $ 2,557 NGL sales Oil, gas and NGL                    (320  )         -               -                (320  ) derivatives Marketing and midstream             1,063         723           (298  )         1,488  revenues Total operating             3,300         723           (298  )         3,725  revenues Lease operating              598             -               -                598 expenses Marketing and midstream              1,023           580             (298  )          1,305 expenses General and administrative         194             17              -                211 expenses Production and         133             4               -                137 property taxes Depreciation, depletion and          691             48              -                739 amortization Restructuring          37              -               -                37 costs Other operating             8             -             -              8      items Total operating             2,684         649           (298  )         3,035  expenses Operating              616             74              -                690 income Net financing          107             5               -                112 costs Other nonoperating          21            (3  )          -              18     items Earnings before income          488             72              -                560 taxes Income tax            207           24            -              231    expense Net earnings           281             48              -                329 Net earnings attributable to                    -             5             -              5      noncontrolling interests Net earnings attributable         $ 281          $ 43         $   -             $ 324    to Devon  ^(1) In the formation of EnLink, Devon is considered the accounting acquirer. Therefore, the EnLink operating results include the operating results for the Devon midstream assets that were contributed to EnLink for the entire quarter. However, EnLink's operating results only include the operating results for the Crosstex assets that were contributed to EnLink beginning March 7, 2014, the completion date of the transaction. ^(2) During the first quarter of 2014, Devon had $298 million of inter-segment revenues and expenses related to EnLink that require elimination. Prior to the formation of EnLink, Devon had $255 million of transactions that represented inter-segment product purchases and sales. Subsequent to the formation of EnLink, Devon had $43 million of transactions that represented inter-segment fee-based revenues and expenses with EnLink.                                                                                                                                     DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION  FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL INFORMATION                                                                      CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS (in millions)                                      Quarter Ended                                                    March 31,                                                    2014             2013 Cash flows from operating activities: Net earnings (loss)                                $ 329            $ (1,339 ) Adjustments to reconcile earnings (loss) to net cash from operating activities: Depreciation, depletion and amortization             739              704 Asset impairments                                    -                1,913 Deferred income tax expense (benefit)                208              (623   ) Derivatives and other financial instruments          307              305 Cash settlements on derivatives and                  (54    )         114 financial instruments Other noncash charges                               108            83      Net cash from operating activities before            1,637            1,157 balance sheet changes Net change in working capital                        (152   )         (158   ) Change in long-term other assets                     (88    )         (6     ) Change in long-term other liabilities               13             9       Net cash from operating activities                  1,410          1,002                                                                        Cash flows from investing activities: Acquisition of property and equipment                (5,935 )         - Capital expenditures                                 (1,583 )         (1,926 ) Proceeds from property and equipment                 142              29 divestitures Purchases of short-term investments                  -                (871   ) Redemptions of short-term investments                -                1,988 Redemptions of long-term investments                 57               1 Other                                               37             (3     ) Net cash from investing activities                  (7,282 )        (782   )                                                                      Cash flows from financing activities: Proceeds from borrowings of long-term debt,          3,346            - net of issuance costs Net short-term debt borrowings                       257              508 Long-term debt repayments                            (1,577 )         - Proceeds from stock option exercises                 11               - Dividends paid on common stock                       (90    )         (81    ) Excess tax benefits related to share-based           1                3 compensation Distributions to noncontrolling interests            (100   )         - Other                                               (4     )        -       Net cash from financing activities                  1,844          430     Effect of exchange rate changes on cash             (11    )        (12    ) Net change in cash and cash equivalents              (4,039 )         638                                                                      Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of           6,066          4,637   period Cash and cash equivalents at end of period         $ 2,027         $ 5,275                                                                                                                                   DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION  FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL INFORMATION                                                                    CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS (in millions)                                   March 31,         December 31,                                                 2014              2013 Current assets: Cash and cash equivalents                       $ 2,027           $  6,066 Accounts receivable                               2,580              1,520 Other current assets                             413              419      Total current assets                             5,020            8,005    Property and equipment, at cost: Oil and gas, based on full cost accounting: Subject to amortization                           79,399             73,995 Not subject to amortization                      3,821            2,791    Total oil and gas                                 83,220             76,786 Other                                            8,801            6,195    Total property and equipment, at cost             92,021             82,981 Less accumulated depreciation, depletion         (54,592 )         (54,534 ) and amortization Property and equipment, net                      37,429           28,447   Goodwill                                          9,155              5,858 Other long-term assets                           1,161            567      Total assets                                    $ 52,765         $  42,877                                                                      Current liabilities: Accounts payable                                $ 1,581           $  1,229 Revenues and royalties payable                    1,529              786 Short-term debt                                   3,773              4,066 Other current liabilities                        697              574      Total current liabilities                        7,580            6,655    Long-term debt                                    11,739             7,956 Asset retirement obligations                      2,218              2,140 Other long-term liabilities                       933                834 Deferred income taxes                             5,249              4,793 Stockholders' equity: Common stock                                      41                 41 Additional paid-in capital                        3,836              3,780 Retained earnings                                 15,644             15,410 Accumulated other comprehensive earnings         973              1,268    Total stockholders' equity attributable           20,494             20,499 to Devon Noncontrolling interests                         4,552            -        Total stockholders' equity                       25,046           20,499   Total liabilities and stockholders'             $ 52,765         $  42,877   equity Common shares outstanding                         408                406                                                                                                                                        DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL INFORMATION                                                                         CAPITAL EXPENDITURES (in millions)                                 Quarter Ended March 31, 2014                                              U.S.        Canada       Total   Exploration                                 $ 73        $  32        $ 105   Development                                  833         278        1,111   Exploration and development capital         $ 906       $  310       $ 1,216   ^(1)   Capitalized G&A                                                        83   Capitalized interest                                                   10   Eagle Ford acquisition                                                 6,134   Midstream capital ^(2)                                                 160   Other capital                                                         10 Total Continuing Operations                                            $ 7,613  ^(1)  Includes $112 million attributable to assets identified for        divestiture. ^(2)   Includes $82 million attributable to EnLink.  NON-GAAP FINANCIAL MEASURES  The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has adopted disclosure requirements for public companies such as Devon concerning Non-GAAP financial measures. (GAAP refers to generally accepted accounting principles). The company must reconcile the Non-GAAP financial measure to related GAAP information. Devon's reported net earnings include items of income and expense that are typically excluded by securities analysts in their published estimates of the company's financial results. The following tables summarize the effects of these items on first-quarter 2014 earnings.                                                                 RECONCILIATION TO GAAP INFORMATION (in millions)                                                   Quarter Ended March 31, 2014                                                   Before-Tax         After-Tax Net earnings attributable to Devon (GAAP)                            $  324 Fair value changes in financial instruments       242                   157 Gain on Canadian sale                             (13     )             (10  ) Restructuring costs                               37                    28 Deferred income taxes on the formation of         -                    48    EnLink Adjusted earnings attributable to Devon                              $  547   (Non-GAAP) Diluted share count                                                     408 Adjusted diluted earnings per share                                  $  1.34  attributable to Devon (Non-GAAP)                                                                                                                                                                         DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION                     FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL INFORMATION  NON-GAAP FINANCIAL MEASURES  Devon defines net debt as debt less cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments. Devon believes that netting these sources of cash against debt provides a clearer picture of the future demands on cash to repay debt.                                                    RECONCILIATION TO GAAP INFORMATION (in millions)                                          March 31,                                          2014           2013 Total debt (GAAP)                        $ 15,512       $ 12,152 Adjustments: Cash and short-term investments           2,027         6,501 Net debt (Non-GAAP)                      $ 13,485       $ 5,651  Contact:  Devon Energy Corporation Investor Contacts Scott Coody, 405-552-4735 or Shea Snyder, 405-552-4782 or Media Contact Chip Minty, 405-228-8647  
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