Visteon Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results
Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC) today announced first-quarter 2015 results, reporting sales of $2.03 billion and net income attributable to Visteon of $50 million, or $1.10 per diluted share. Adjusted EBITDA, a non-GAAP financial measure as defined below, was $189 million, compared with $161 million in the same period last year.
“We achieved strong quarterly adjusted EBITDA on the fundamental strength of our cockpit electronics businesses in a positive overall market, combined with benefits from engineering synergies and manufacturing costs,” said Tim Leuliette, president and CEO. “We continue to realize value for our customers and shareholders through the ongoing integration of the former Johnson Controls electronics business. With the upcoming sale of our ownership interest in Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp., we will be singularly focused on our profitable, technology-focused electronics business, where we are well-positioned to capitalize on dynamic growth of the connected vehicle ecosystem.”
Cash from operating activities in the first quarter totaled $173 million, compared with $96 million from the same period in 2014. Adjusted free cash flow, a non-GAAP financial measure as defined below, was $139 million for the first quarter of 2015.