carriage services inc (CSV) Key Developments
Carriage Services, Inc. Enters into Sixth Amendment to Credit Agreement
May 22 15
On May 20, 2015, Carriage Services Inc. entered into a sixth amendment to its credit agreement dated August 30, 2012 with its lenders and Bank of America, N.A., as Administrative Agent, Swing Line Lender and L/C Issuer. The sixth amendment provides that, among other things, the company may repurchase its equity interests so long as at the time of such purchase (i) no default shall have occurred and be continuing under the credit agreement, (ii) the company shall have at least $15 million of unrestricted cash and undrawn borrowing capacity under the credit agreement and (iii) the Senior Secured Leverage Ratio (as defined in the credit agreement) is less than 3.25 to 1.00.
Carriage Services Announces Retirement of L. William Heiligbrodt, Executive Vice President and Secretary, Effective March 4, 2016
May 21 15
Carriage Services Inc. announced that on May 21, 2015, L. William Heiligbrodt, Executive Vice President and Secretary of the company informed the management of the company of his intent to retire on March 4, 2016. He will serve afterwards as a consultant to Melvin C. Payne, Chief Executive Officer and other members of the company's Operations and Strategic Growth Leadership Team (OSGLT) for two more years in accordance with the terms of his amended employment contract that negotiated at the beginning of 2014 with the goal of finishing the first five year timeframe of Carriage's Good To Great Journey.
Carriage Services Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015
May 5 15
Carriage Services Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company announced revenues of $63,253,000 compared to $55,652,000 for the same period a year ago. Operating income was $14,519,000 compared to $8,338,000 for the same period a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $11,023,000 compared to $2,674,000 for the same period a year ago. Net income from continuing operations was $6,418,000 or $0.09 per basic and diluted common share compared to $1,631,000 or $0.34 per diluted common share for the same period a year ago. Net income available to common stockholders was $6,418,000 or $0.12 per basic and diluted common share compared to $2,218,000 or $0.34 per diluted common share for the same period a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $12,622,000 compared to net cash used in operating activities of $1,618,000 for the same period a year ago. Capital expenditures were $6,398,000 compared to $5,048,000 for the same period a year ago. Adjusted net income was $7,979,000 or $0.42 per diluted share compared to $5,720,000 or $0.31 per basic and diluted share for the same period a year ago. Consolidated EBITDA was $18,930,000 compared to $12,586,000 for the same period a year ago. Adjusted consolidated EBITDA was $19,680,000 compared to $15,113,000 for the same period a year ago. Adjusted free cash flow was $10,776,000 compared to $2,298,000 for the same period a year ago.
Carriage Services Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on June 1, 2015
Apr 30 15
Carriage Services Inc. announced that its Board of Directors on April 30, 2015 declared the quarterly dividend of 2.5 cents per share payable on June 1, 2015 to common share record holders as of May 14, 2015.
Carriage Services Inc. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on May 05, 2015
Apr 22 15
Carriage Services Inc. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time on May 05, 2015