three green bullets

2001 - 2006

May 8, 2012

Net income from continuing operations in 2005 amounted to NOK 15,716 million (NOK 62.70 per share) and NOK 4,264 million (NOK 17.10 per share) in the fourth quarter of the year, record results for Hydro in both periods.

May 7, 2012

With net income of NOK 14 billion (USD 1.6 billion) in 2000, Norsk Hydro has achieved its best ever financial results.

Oct 24, 2006

Hydro's net income for the third quarter of 2006 was NOK 4,804 million (NOK 3.90 per share), up from NOK 4,183 million (NOK 3.30 per share) in the third quarter of 2005.

July 25, 2006

Hydro's net income for the second quarter of 2006 amounted to NOK 5,394 million (NOK 4.30 per share), compared with NOK 3,577 million (NOK 2.90 per share) in the second quarter of 2005.

Oct 25, 2005

Hydro's income from continuing operations for the third quarter of 2005 amounted to NOK 4,183 million (NOK 16.60 per share), compared to NOK 2,480 million (NOK 9.80 per share) for the third quarter of 2004. "Hydro's third-quarter results are the company's best quarterly results ever," says President and CEO Eivind Reiten.

July 26, 2005

Hydro's income from continuing operations in the second quarter was NOK 3,577 million (NOK 14.30 per share), up from NOK 2,224 million (NOK 8.70 per share) in the second quarter of 2004.

April 26, 2005

Hydro's income from continuing operations for the first quarter was NOK 3,693 million (NOK 14.70 per share), compared to NOK 3,135 million (NOK 12.30 per share) for the first quarter of 2004. "The quarter contributes to a continued improvement of our financial strength," says Hydro's president and CEO Eivind Reiten.

Feb 15, 2005

Hydro's income from continuing operations in 2004 was NOK 11,477 million (NOK 45.10 per share), compared with NOK 8,375 million (NOK 32.50 per share) for 2003. "As a result of good market conditions and significant operational improvements, Hydro enters the company's 100th year with a solid financial position," says President and CEO Eivind Reiten.

Oct 18, 2004

Hydro's income from continuing operations in the third quarter of 2004 was NOK 2,480 million (NOK 9.80 per share), compared with NOK 2,005 million (NOK 7.80 per share) in the third quarter of 2003. Both business areas Oil & Energy and Aluminium benefitted from positive market conditions and good performance.

July 19, 2004

Hydro's income from continuing operations in the second quarter of 2004 was NOK 2,224 million, compared with NOK 1,809 million in the second quarter of 2003. "The second quarter marks another period with strong results for Hydro, both in terms of financial as well as operational performance," says President and CEO Eivind Reiten.

May 10, 2004

Hydro's net income in the first quarter of 2004 reflects a considerable improvement compared with the equivalent quarter last year. Both principal business areas, Oil & Energy and Aluminium, delivered stronger results.

Feb 16, 2004

2003 was a very good year for Hydro. Oil and gas production set new records, oil and fertilizer prices were high, while the aluminium business is firmly on track. The year culminated in a particularly strong fourth quarter.

Oct 20, 2003

Hydro's net income was NOK 2,397 million in the third quarter this year, compared with NOK 513 million in the same period last year. Key factors are a strong result from Oil and Energy, challenging markets offset by a fast pace of improvement work in Aluminium and a solid result from Agri.

July 21, 2003

Norsk Hydro's net income in the second quarter 2003 was NOK 2,324 million (NOK 9.00 per share) compared with NOK 2,840 million (NOK 11.00 per share) for the same period in the previous year. "The quarterly results confirm that the positive operational trend continues in all of Hydro's core areas," says President and CEO Eivind Reiten.

Feb 28, 2003

The board of directors of Norsk Hydro ASA has approved the company's consolidated income statement and balance sheet for 2002.

Oct 21, 2002

Norsk Hydro's net income for the third quarter 2002 was NOK 513 million (NOK 2.00 per share), compared to NOK 1,333 million (NOK 5.20 per share) for the corresponding period of the prior year. The third quarter operating income was NOK 3,945 million, compared to NOK 4,741 million in the same period last year.

July 22, 2002

Hydros net income in the second quarter was NOK 2,840 million, compared with NOK 2,180 million in the same period last year. Earnings per share were NOK 11, compared with NOK 8.40 in the second quarter of last year. President and CEO Eivind Reiten considers the results satisfactory given current market conditions.

April 29, 2002

Lower prices for Hydro's main products - aluminium, oil and fertilizer - contributed to a 34 percent decline in earnings in the first quarter of 2002.

Feb 11, 2002

Important strategic steps have been taken to strengthen Hydro, but the economic results are not good enough. This is how Eivind Reiten sums up his first annual result as chief executive.

Oct 10, 2001

Norsk Hydro on Wednesday announced several consequences for the company's third quarter results 2001.

July 16, 2001

Hydro is enjoying continued profitability at a high level, although economic conditions in the US and Europe affected second quarter earnings. Results for the year so far are the best ever first-half results.

April 23, 2001

With net income of NOK 3,235 million (USD 363.5 million) in the first quarter of 2001, Norsk Hydro continues its positive development from last year.