Ultrapar announces its 2Q14 results PR Newswire SAO PAULO, Aug. 6, 2014 SAO PAULO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: UGPA3 / NYSE: UGP), a multi-business company engaged in specialized distribution and retail (Ultragaz / Ipiranga / Extrafarma), specialty chemicals (Oxiteno) and storage for liquid bulk (Ultracargo), hereby reports its results for the second quarter of 2014. Main highlights in 2Q14: oULTRAPAR'S NET REVENUES TOTAL R$ 17 BILLION IN 2Q14, 10% GROWTH OVER 2Q13 oULTRAPAR'S EBITDA REACHES R$ 751 MILLION IN 2Q14, UP 6% OVER 2Q13 oNET EARNINGS REACH R$ 301 MILLION IN 2Q14, 6% GROWTH OVER 2Q13 oDIVIDEND DISTRIBUTION OF R$ 390 MILLION FOR 1H14 APPROVED oULTRAPAR IS RANKED FIRST IN "PREMIO DESTAQUE AGENCIA ESTADO" AS THE MOST ATTRACTIVE COMPANY FOR INVESTORS IN 2013, COMPLETING 4 CONSECUTIVE YEARS AMONG THE TOP 10 "We are pleased to announce another quarter of positive earnings progression, completing eight consecutive years of quarterly EBITDA growth, even in an increasingly challenging economic environment. Such growth is a consequence of the strategy implemented, consistent investments in the strengthening and expansion of our businesses and of a corporate governance structure designed towards alignment of interests, which allow for consistent performance throughout different economic cycles. We have also continued the integration process with Extrafarma and its structuring for a more accelerated growth." Thilo Mannhardt – CEO Results conference call Brazilian conference call August 8th, 2014 10:00 a.m. (US EST) Telephone for connection: +55 11 2188 0155 Code: Ultrapar International conference call August 8th, 2014 11:30 a.m. (US EST) Participants in the USA: +1 877 317 6776 Participants in Brazil: 0800 891 0015 International participants: +1 412 317 6776 Code: Ultrapar IR Contact E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone: + 55 11 3177 7014 Website: www.ultra.com.br Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. UGPA3 = R$ 52.60/share (06/30/14) UGP = US$ 23.60/ADR (06/30/14) SOURCE Ultrapar Participações S.A. Website: http://www.ultra.com.br
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Ultrapar announces its 2Q14 results
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