CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF):
Third Quarter Highlights
- Net earnings attributable to common stockholders of $234.1 million, or $4.07 per diluted share, compared to earnings of $403.3 million, or $6.35 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2012.
- Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of $477.7 million compared to $729.1 million in the third quarter of 2012.
Year To Date Highlights
- Net earnings attributable to common stockholders of $1,138.8 million, or $19.01 per diluted share, compared to earnings of $1,378.0 million, or $21.19 per diluted share, in the prior year period.
- EBITDA of $2.0 billion, compared to $2.5 billion in the prior year period.
- Repurchased 5.8 million shares for $1.1 billion.
- Increased quarterly dividend 150% to $1.00 per share.
- Company announced a set of strategic agreements with the Mosaic Company, including an agreement to sell the phosphate business for $1.4 billion and two long-term ammonia supply agreements.
- Attractive crop economics, strong product demand and CF Industries’ North American cost advantage continue to support the company’s long-term earnings prospects.