1 419 stores as of August 07, 2008 – total sales area of 448 thousand m 2 ; 2008: 9 Inaugurations, 4 traditional stores, 5 express stores; Besides inaugurated stores, we already have 44 openings scheduled, 28 in the Traditional format and 16 in the Express format ; Gross revenue reached R$ 2.1 billion in 1H08, a 39% growth compared to 1H07. EBITDA growth of 50% in 1H08, reaching an EBITDA margin of 14.2% (+1.0 pp) in 1H08; More than 1.6 million cards issued and 100% of total receivables volume of R$330 million (LASA’s participation is equivalent to 50% of the total volume); Americanas Taií Cards represented 9.6% of Lojas (parent company) sales by the end of July 2008; Bricks-and-Mortar E-commerce Financial Products 2Q08 and 1H08 Overview
Consolidated Gross Revenue (R$ million) 2 Growth “SSS” NR 14.7% in the first half of 2008 23.4 % Parent Company Gross Revenue (R$ million) 28.1% CAGR 1H02 to 1H08 = 31.6% CAGR 1H02 to 1H08 = 19.2%
3 - 0.8 pp Parent Company Gross Margin (%NR) Gross Margin and EBITDA - Parent Company Parent Company Operating Expenses without Depreciation & Amortization (%NR) - 0.7 pp EBITDA (R$ million and %NR) Parent Company 27.1 % EBITDA Margin stands at the same level, even with the following effects: Greater participation in sales of IT products Change in ICMS tax system Greater Easter sales
4 Operating Income - Parent Company Inauguration of 52 new stores over the last 12 months Expansion of the Distribution Centers Remodelling of Blockbuster ® stores Parent Company Operating Income 1H07%NR1H08%NR Gross Profit398.828.7%493.127.9% Operating Expenses SG&A-271.319.5%-331.018.8% Deprec. & Amort. excl. amort. goodwill-36.1-2.6%-47.1-2.7% Op. Income excl. goodwill effect91.46.6%115.06.5% Goodwill Amort. from merger/repurchase B2W -5.5-0.4%-12.0-0.7% Parent Company Operating Income85.96.2%103.05.8%
- 1.2 pp Consolidated Gross Margin (%NR) EBITDA (R$ million and % NR) Consolidated CAGR = 37.3 % 35.5% Change in ICMS tax System Consolidated Operating Income 1H07 %NR 1H08 %NR Gross Profit798.2 31.7% 997.4 30.5% Operating Expenses SG&A-539.0 -24.5% -646.0 -23.2% Deprec. & Amort. excl. amort. goodwill-63.9 -2.5% -87.0 -2.7% Op. Income excl. goodwill effect 195.3 7.8% 264.4 8.1% Goodwill Amort. from merger/repurchase B2W -14.1 -0.6% -24.8 -0.8% Parent Company Operating Income 181.2 7.2% 239.6 7.3% Gross Margin and EBITDA - Consolidated
6 Financial Result Net Financial Result 1H08, considering subsidiaries effects and before B2W: growth of 12.3% vs. Growth of Parent Company’s Net Revenue of 27.0% R$ 77.2 million in the opening/refurbishment of stores, expansion and modernization of our Distribution centers, payment of dividends, repurchase of LAME4 e LAME3 by Lojas Americanas and repurchase BTOW3 by B2W.
Indebtedness 1H08 7 From 07/01/2007 to 06/30/2008: Consolidated Investments in fixed, deferred and intangible assets of R$ 379.7MM Payment of dividends of R$ 50.0MM Share buy-backs (LAME3 and LAME4) in the amount of R$ 20.7MM Purchase of BTOW3 in the amount of R$ 98.5MM
Reconciliation of the net income Parent Company 8
Consolidated Net Income without FAI and B2W effects 9
Expansion and Investment Programs Creating value for our Shareholders Share buy-back Dividend payment Dividends Payment and Share Buy-back Program (R$ million) Total2001-2007: R$ 728 MM 33% EBITDA 10 Over the last six years: - doubled the sales area and more than quadrupled the number of stores - CAGR of 32%in Gross Revenues and CAGR of 38% of Consolidated EBITDA - Payment of dividends and buy back program totaling R$728MM - Acquisition of Shoptime, creation of B2W, merger of Americanas.com and Submarino, and acquisition of BLOCKBUSTER network - Creation of FAI(Financeira Americanas Itaú), generating capital gains of R$200MM.
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