Friday, August 1, 2008

USD12B in 2Q

ExxonMobil's second quarter earnings excluding special items were a record $11,970 million, up 17% from the second quarter of 2007," said Chairman Rex W. Tillerson. "Earnings per share excluding special items were up 24% reflecting the impact of the continuing share purchase program. Net income for the second quarter was $11,680 million, up 14% from the second quarter of 2007.

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Wata said...

Salam. Isn't the earnings still below analysts' expectations, and dragging the Dow Jones down? I either read about it in the Star, or online on Yahoo!

opcharlie said...

above or below, they're enjoying the windfall. how does that drag the DJ down unless its due to the aftermath of subprime and further depreciation of the dollar?