Fixed Asset

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Fixed Asset

Property, such as machinery or buildings, utilized in a business that will not be used or liquidated during the current fiscal period.

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Operating income was $87 million, which included a loss of $16 million from the company's equity earnings in AmerisourceBergen due to the impairment of PharMEDium's long-lived assets. This compared with operating income of $177 million in the year-ago quarter, which included $52 million from the company's equity earnings in AmerisourceBergen.
* Cash payments to purchase, construct, or otherwise acquire long-lived assets for operating purposes would shift from investing to operating
long-lived assets. The company had net income of $239 million a year
Investment in structures tended to decline later, as investing in these long-lived assets is planned more in advance and is more difficult to reverse.
Everything tells us that airplanes are long-lived assets and continue to be good investments." Tinseth pointed to new Boeing research indicating that, despite the use of various definitions of the subject, no fundamental changes have been observed in the economic life of aircraft.
Adjusted earnings before stock-based compensation, interest, taxes, depreciation and impairment of long-lived assets (adjusted EBITDA) was an adjusted EBITDA profit of $0.9 million for the fourth quarter of 2012, compared to an adjusted EBITDA loss of $3.2 million for the third quarter of 2012 and an adjusted EBITDA profit of $0.3 million for the fourth quarter of 2011.
On non-adjusted basis financial results were considerably behind the consensus since company recorded $694m loss related to impairment of goodwill and long-lived assets as well as provisions for amounts due from related parties.
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The rating draws strength from the company's large and diverse reserve base, long-lived assets in the USA with low geological risk and Occidental's proven ability to generate solid discretionary cash flow in most commodity price scenarios, S&P said.
In the process of creating economic value, business entities typically use a variety of long-lived assets. Frequently, it makes economic sense for an entity to lease--rather than own--the equipment, buildings, and other long-lived assets it uses.
But STMG said it is still "finalizing" the impairment testing related to its long-lived assets -- such as plant, equipment and real estate -- that had a book value as of September of $151.9 million.
The company also announced that in the fourth quarter of 2008, it will recognize a non-cash charge currently estimated in the range of $100 million to $130 million related to the impairment of goodwill and long-lived assets.