Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Reports Financial Results For The Second Quarter And Six Months Ended June 30, 2016

  • Net income
    • $12.2 million for Q2 2016; $0.08 per share
    • $36.0 million for the six months 2016; $0.23 per share
  • Profit sharing
    • $1.3 million for Q2 2016
    • $7.4 million for the six months 2016
  • Quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share; 12.7% current annualized yield

MONACO, Aug. 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition") (NYSE:NNA), an owner and operator of tanker vessels, reported its financial results today for the second quarter and the six month period ended June 30, 2016. 

Angeliki Frangou, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Navios Acquisition stated, "Navios Acquisition reported net income of $12.2 million or $0.08 per share for the second quarter of 2016 and $36.0 million or $0.23 per share for the first half of 2016. This included $1.3 million of profit sharing in the second quarter of 2016 of a total of $7.4 million in the first half of 2016.  We declared a dividend of $0.05 per share for the quarter, resulting in a dividend yield of about 13% on an annualized basis." 

Angeliki Frangou continued, "NNA has 38 vessels with an average age of 5.4 years, all of which are generating cash flow. Our fleet is 98.2% fixed for 2016 and 56.6% fixed for 2017, and our operating costs are fixed through mid-2018, at rates that are about 11% below industry average through our operating agreements with Navios Holdings."  

HIGHLIGHTS — RECENT DEVELOPMENTS  

Dividend of $0.05 per share of common stock

On August 10, 2016, the Board of Directors of Navios Acquisition declared a quarterly cash dividend for the second quarter of 2016 of $0.05 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on September 21, 2016 to stockholders of record as of September 14, 2016 and provides a current annualized yield of 12.7%.

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