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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.