Tidewater Reports Q2 Results, Fiscal 2011

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Tidewater Inc. (NYSE:TDW) announced second quarter net earnings for the period ended September 30, 2010, of $19.4 million, or $0.38 per share, on revenues of $267.1 million. For the same quarter last year, net earnings were $98.2 million, or $1.90 per share, inclusive of a $34.3 million, or $0.66 per common share, tax benefit resulting from a favorable resolution of tax litigation, on revenues of $295.5 million. The immediately preceding quarter ended June 30, 2010, had net earnings of $39.8 million, or $0.77 per common share, on revenues of $262.5 million.

Included in net earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2010, was a $4.35 million ($4.35 million after-tax, or $0.09 per common share) charge included in general and administrative expenses related to an agreement in principle with the United States Department of Justice to resolve the previously disclosed Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigation. Also included in the September 2010 quarter was an effective tax rate of 34.4%, which reflects the company’s current estimate for its operating tax rate for fiscal 2011 of approximately 22.5%, the cumulative effect on income tax expense for the six-months ended September 30, 2010 of the company’s current estimate of its effective tax rate, and the Department of Justice charge, which has no related tax benefit. Relative to the company’s previously disclosed effective tax rate estimate of 18.5%, the impact of the higher effective tax rate on the September 2010 quarterly results was approximately $0.09 per common share.
 

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