SCANA Reports Financial Results for Third Quarter and Year-To-Date 2006,Lowers 2006 Earnings Guidance, Provides Preliminary 2007 Guidance
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Columbia, SC, October 27, 2006...SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG) today announced financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2006, and lowered its previous guidance for 2006 earnings.

For the nine months ended September 30, 2006, SCANA’s reported (GAAP) earnings were $244 million, or $2.11 per share, compared to $246 million, or $2.16 per share, for the same period in 2005. Excluding the items listed in the table below, GAAP-adjusted net earnings from operations for the first nine months of 2006 were $234 million, or $2.02 per share, compared to $242 million, or $2.13 per share, for the same period last year.

The complete earnings release is available as a PDF file.

 3rd Quarter 2006 Earnings Release (56KB)