The WhiteWave Foods Company (the “ Company”) (NYSE: WWAV) today reported strong results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, driven by continued growth across all of the Company’s platforms.
|Financial Summary:||Three Months Ended March 31,|
|In millions, except EPS||2014||2013||% Change*|
|Diluted Earnings per Share (EPS)|
|Adjusted, excluding China Joint Venture||$0.22||$0.16||+40%|
|*Certain change percentages may not recalculate using the rounded dollar amounts provided|
The Company reported first quarter 2014 adjusted diluted earnings per share of $0.22, a 40 percent increase compared to first quarter 2013, excluding investments associated with its China joint venture. Including joint venture investments, the Company also reported first quarter 2014 adjusted diluted earnings per share of $0.22.