Update on Total Return Target
The Company also reaffirmed its total return target of 6%-8% through 2015, which includes Adjusted EPS growth of 4%-6% and dividend yield of 1%-2%. This update incorporates the benefit from increased cost savings targets through 2015, offset by the adverse impacts from slower demand growth in Brazil and foreign currency headwinds.
Table 3: 2013 Guidance Reconciliation
|$ in Millions, Except Per Share Amounts|| Full Year 2013
|Adjusted EPS 1||$1.24 - $1.32|
|Proportional Free Cash Flow 1 (a)||$750 - $1,050|
|Reconciling Factor 2 (b)||$1,750 - $2,050|
|Consolidated Net Cash Provided by Operating Activities (a + b)||$2,500 - $3,100|
|1 A non-GAAP financial measure. See “Non-GAAP Financial Measures” for definitions and reconciliations to the most comparable GAAP financial measures.|
|2 Primarily includes minority interest, maintenance capex and environmental capex. See Appendix for details of the reconciliation.|
Non-GAAP Financial Measures
See Non-GAAP Financial Measures for definitions of Adjusted Earnings Per Share, Adjusted Pre-Tax Contribution, Proportional Free Cash Flow, as well as reconciliations to the most comparable GAAP financial measure.
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