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SEACOR Holdings Announces Results for Its Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2016

/EINPresswire.com/ -- FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - Mar 28, 2017) - SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH) (the "Company") today announced its results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016.

For the years ended December 31, 2016 and 2015, net loss attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc. was $215.9 million ($12.76 per diluted share) and $68.8 million ($3.94 per diluted share), respectively. Results for the year ended December 31, 2016 were significantly impacted by $160.3 million ($9.49 per diluted share) of net losses related to certain impairments and other non-cash charges, including $77.8 million related to marking to fair value certain vessels owned by the Company's Offshore Marine Services segment (SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc.), $19.2 million related to the impairment of intangible assets and goodwill associated with the restructuring of the Company's emergency and crisis services business (Witt O'Brien's), and $21.2 million resulting from marking the Company's investment in Dorian LPG Ltd. ("Dorian") to the December 31, 2016 share price of $8.21 from a price of $11.77 at the end of 2015. Details related to these charges can be found under "Impairments and Other Non-cash Charges" below.

Operating income before depreciation and amortization ("OIBDA" - see disclosure related to Non-GAAP measures in the statements of loss and segment information tables herein) was $102.8 million in 2016 compared with $167.6 million in 2015, excluding impairment charges of $150.4 million and $20.5 million, respectively.

For the quarters ended December 31, 2016 and September 30, 2016, net loss attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc. was $93.7 million ($5.52 per diluted share) and $39.8 million ($2.35 per diluted share), respectively. OIBDA was $30.8 million in the fourth quarter compared with $28.5 million in the preceding quarter, excluding impairment charges of $98.8 million and $30.4 million, respectively. A comparison of results for the quarter ended December 31, 2016 with the preceding quarter ended September 30, 2016 is included in the "Highlights for the Quarter" discussion below.

For the quarter ended December 31, 2015, net loss attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc. was $56.9 million ($3.36 per diluted share).

Charles Fabrikant, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commented:

"Our operating income before depreciation, amortization and impairments was slightly better than the preceding quarter although those results do not deserve accolades.

During the past 12 months, our Offshore Marine Services' customers cut back on exploration, development, maintenance, and deferred regulatory requirements when possible. The cutbacks were indiscriminate, impacting projects in deep water and shelf. With the exception of Saudi Arabia and the eastern Mediterranean, every geographic region suffered. The "dismal" outlook prophesied in my annual letter of last April was, sadly, correct. I do think 2017 offers better prospects for activity on the shelf, more dollars for maintenance, and attention to regulatory obligations. I also believe that by the end of 2017, or early 2018, activity will increase in Mexico. The potential is mostly in shallow water. Unfortunately, the prospects for deep water and frontier drilling are still bleak. I also believe that the sale of mature properties, which are no longer major holdings for large oil companies, to "independents" could eventually bring activity as new owners are more likely to focus on squeezing out additional barrels from aging installations. Finally, based on published data, 25 FPSO's are due to be placed in service between 2017 through 2019, and there will be 238 platforms installed although some will be quite simple and not manned.

In short, I think there is reason to be somewhat optimistic now, although I make this statement with considerable trepidation, particularly because a swoon in oil prices could easily destroy confidence and suffocate a recovery. Based on our assessment of opportunity, we are activating some equipment which has previously been idle, adding reactivation and operating expenses to future periods. There is no guarantee that day rates in the short run will justify this decision as current market rates are unrewarding.

Our inland river business also bucked headwinds for most of 2016. As noted last April, there is a surfeit of equipment due to the reduced activity in transporting coal as well as sand used in shale drilling ("fracking"). In the last few weeks, we have seen demand for barges to transport sand but the overhang of equipment is still too great to be optimistic. Ironically, the prospects for increased grain exports from South America, which could hurt our business in the United States, could be a positive for our South American joint venture, which mostly moves grain and grain products from Brazil, Bolivia and Paraguay to Argentina and Uruguay for export.

Given the impact of impairment charges on 2016 results, a comment is in order. The impairment charges covered a range of assets and investments in our joint ventures. As noted in last April's letter, an impairment analysis is not an exact science. Our marks to "fair value" in 2016 are based on the best information available to us. Time will tell if these marks are also reflective of long-term value."

Highlights for the Quarter
Offshore Marine Services ("OMS") - Operating loss was $82.7 million compared with $41.1 million in the preceding quarter. As a consequence of continuing difficult market conditions, OMS recognized impairment charges of $69.1 million in the fourth quarter and $29.2 million in the preceding quarter primarily associated with its anchor handling towing supply fleet. OIBDA, excluding impairment charges, was $0.2 million on operating revenues of $44.4 million compared with $2.4 million on operating revenues of $54.1 million in the preceding quarter.

Excluding wind farm utility vessels, but including cold-stacked vessels (those that are not currently available for active service), utilization of the fleet decreased from 47% to 39% and average rates per day worked decreased by 10% from $10,089 to $9,093. Days available for charter were 9% higher in the fourth quarter primarily due to the acquisition of eleven vessels at a bankruptcy auction during the preceding quarter. These vessels were idle when purchased and are still not being marketed, hence contributing to the overall decline in fleet utilization. This release includes a table presenting time charter operating data by vessel class.

Operating results from international regions, excluding losses on asset dispositions and impairments, were $2.8 million lower compared with the preceding quarter. Time charter revenues were $5.7 million lower primarily due to the conclusion of several term charters and unfavorable changes in currency exchange rates. On a total fleet basis, excluding wind farm utility vessels but including cold-stacked vessels, utilization declined from 67% to 64%, and average rates per day worked decreased from $9,606 to $9,073. Operating expenses were $5.6 million lower compared with the preceding quarter primarily due to the effect of cold-stacking vessels, net fleet dispositions, favorable changes in currency exchange rates, and the repositioning of vessels between geographic regions. General and administrative expenses during the fourth quarter included a $3.1 million provision for doubtful accounts. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had nine of 89 owned and leased-in vessels cold-stacked in international regions compared with six of 96 as of September 30, 2016. As of December 31, 2016, the cold-stacked vessels in the international roster consisted of two anchor handling towing supply vessels, one fast support vessel, two supply vessels, two specialty vessels and two wind farm utility vessels. On December 31, 2016, the Company retired and removed from service seven vessels (one anchor handling towing supply, two fast support, three supply and one specialty).

Operating results in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, excluding losses on asset dispositions and impairments, were $1.8 million lower compared with the preceding quarter. Time charter revenues were $1.8 million lower for the U.S. anchor handling towing supply vessels due to weaker market conditions and $1.8 million lower for the liftboat fleet also due to weaker market conditions and in part due to seasonality. On a total fleet basis, including cold-stacked vessels, utilization declined from 14% to 7%, and average rates per day worked decreased from $13,810 to $9,316. Operating expenses were $2.9 million lower compared with the preceding quarter primarily due to the effect of cold-stacking vessels. General and administrative expenses during the fourth quarter included a $1.1 million provision for doubtful accounts. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had 40 of 44 owned and leased-in vessels cold-stacked in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico compared with 37 of 45 as of September 30, 2016. As of December 31, 2016, the cold-stacked vessels consisted of nine anchor handling towing supply vessels,14 fast support vessels, one supply vessel, one specialty vessel and 15 liftboats. On December 31, 2016, the Company retired and removed from service one anchor handling towing supply vessel. During the fourth quarter, the Company sold two newly built shallow draft supply vessels out of its U.S.-flag fleet to its joint venture in Mexico, which commenced charters on January 1, 2017. Subsequent to December 31, 2016, the Company sold two U.S.-flag liftboats that will be exported out of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

Foreign currency losses of $1.1 million in the preceding quarter were primarily due to the weakening of the pound sterling in relation to the euro underlying certain debt balances.

Other, net losses of $1.8 million in the fourth quarter primarily related to a reserve for a note receivable from a third party following a decline in the underlying collateral value.

Equity in losses of 50% or less owned companies of $6.0 million in the fourth quarter were primarily due to impairment charges of $6.4 million associated with the joint ventured foreign-flag liftboat fleet.

Inland River Services - Operating income was $8.7 million compared with an operating loss of $1.3 million in the preceding quarter. OIBDA was $15.3 million on operating revenues of $53.0 million compared with $5.0 million on operating revenues of $41.1 million in the preceding quarter.

Operating results, excluding gains (losses) on asset dispositions and impairments, were $8.7 million higher compared with the preceding quarter primarily due to improved activity levels associated with the fall harvest and favorable operating conditions. An oversupply of equipment, however, continues to place downward pressure on freight rates. During the fourth quarter, the Company placed 34 newly built dry-cargo barges in service and acquired five harbor boats and other fleeting and terminal assets as an expansion of its fleeting and terminal business.

Foreign currency losses of $1.1 million in the fourth quarter were primarily due to the weakening of the Colombian peso in relation to the U.S. dollar underlying certain of the Company's intercompany lease obligations.

Equity in losses of 50% or less owned companies of $11.3 million in the fourth quarter included a $7.7 million impairment charge for an other-than-temporary decline in the fair value of the Company's investment in its 50% owned joint venture operating on the Parana-Paraguay River Waterway, SCFCo. In addition, operating results for SCFCo were lower as a consequence of seasonality and continued weakness in the iron ore and grain markets.

Shipping Services - Operating income was $7.6 million compared with $13.9 million in the preceding quarter. OIBDA was $16.5 million (of which $5.3 million was attributable to noncontrolling interests) on operating revenues of $59.6 million compared with $22.1 million (of which $8.0 million was attributable to noncontrolling interests) on operating revenues of $57.4 million in the preceding quarter.

Operating results were $6.3 million lower in the fourth quarter compared with the preceding quarter primarily due to regulatory drydocking costs and related out-of-service time for one U.S.-flag product tanker and higher personnel and mobilization costs for one newly built U.S.-flag product tanker placed into service during the fourth quarter. Subsequent to December 31, 2016, the Company took delivery of one newly built U.S.-flag product tanker, one U.S.-flag harbor tug and two foreign-flag harbor tugs.

Other, net losses of $5.5 million in the preceding quarter were primarily due to impairment charges related to a cost method investment in a foreign container shipping company.

Equity in losses of 50% or less owned companies of $2.6 million in the fourth quarter were primarily due to charges of $1.9 million upon the Company's purchase of a controlling interest from its partner in a joint venture that had refurbished a U.S.-flag offshore tug.

Illinois Corn Processing - Segment profit was $5.8 million (of which $1.7 million was attributable to noncontrolling interests) on operating revenues of $43.2 million compared with $2.0 million (of which $0.6 million was attributable to noncontrolling interests) on operating revenues of $44.0 million in the preceding quarter. Segment profit was $3.8 million higher primarily due to an improvement in industry-wide fuel ethanol margins.

Witt O'Brien's and Other - Segment losses of $37.4 million in the fourth quarter were primarily due to intangible asset and goodwill impairment charges of $29.6 million associated with the restructuring of the Company's emergency and crisis services business ("Witt O'Brien's") and impairment charges of $5.1 million related to a cost method investment in a foreign industrial aircraft company. Witt O'Brien's announced the launch of a strategic growth program to focus on core services by eliminating non-core and lower margin businesses. Witt O'Brien's core services include providing resilience solutions for key areas of critical infrastructure, including, but not limited to, government, energy, transportation, healthcare and education, in the United States and abroad.

Debt Extinguishment Gains (Losses) - During the fourth quarter, the Company purchased $12.7 million in aggregate principal amount of its 7.375% Senior Notes for $12.8 million and purchased $10.0 million in aggregate principal amount of its 2.5% Convertible Senior Notes for $9.8 million.

Marketable Security Gains (Losses) - Marketable security results during 2016 were primarily attributable to the Company's investment in 9,177,135 shares of Dorian, a publicly traded company listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "LPG." The Company recognized unrealized gains related to Dorian of $20.3 million in the fourth quarter compared with unrealized losses of $9.6 million in the preceding quarter. The closing share price of Dorian was $8.21 and $11.77 as of December 31, 2016 and 2015, respectively. The Company's cost basis in Dorian is $13.66 per share. The closing share price of Dorian was $10.07 as of March 28, 2017.

Capital Commitments - The Company's capital commitments as of December 31, 2016 by year of expected payment were as follows (in thousands):

                     
    2017   2018   2019   2020   Total
Offshore Marine Services   $ 29,272   $ 50,555   $ 13,223   $ 1,800   $ 94,850
Shipping Services     55,430     --     --     --     55,430
Inland River Services     30,102     --     --     --     30,102
Illinois Corn Processing     1,678     375     --     --     2,053
    $ 116,482   $ 50,930   $ 13,223   $ 1,800   $ 182,435
                               

Offshore Marine Services' capital commitments included nine fast support vessels, three supply vessels and one wind farm utility vessel. These commitments included $15.4 million for one supply vessel that may be assumed by a third party at their option. Shipping Services' capital commitments included one U.S.-flag product tanker, one U.S.-flag chemical and petroleum articulated tug-barge, three U.S.-flag harbor tugs and two foreign-flag harbor tugs. Inland River Services' capital commitments included one 30,000 barrel inland river liquid tank barge, three inland river towboats and other equipment and improvements. Subsequent to December 31, 2016, the Company committed to purchase $0.8 million of additional property and equipment.

Liquidity and Debt - As of December 31, 2016, the Company's balances of cash, cash equivalents, restricted cash, marketable securities and construction reserve funds totaled $673.6 million and its total outstanding debt was $1,032.4 million. In addition, the Company had $40.7 million of borrowing capacity under its subsidiary credit facilities. Subsequent to December 31, 2016, the Company's subsidiaries borrowed $17.4 million under these credit facilities to fund their capital commitments.

As of December 31, 2016, the $157.1 million remaining principal amount outstanding of the Company's 2.5% Senior Convertible Notes is included in current liabilities as the holders may require the Company to repurchase the notes on December 19, 2017.

Impairments and Other Non-cash Charges
Results attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc. for the year ended December 31, 2016 included the following certain impairments and other non-cash charges:

  • a net loss of $77.8 million ($4.60 per diluted share) as a result of impairment charges associated with Offshore Marine Services vessels, primarily its anchor handling towing supply fleet, liftboat fleet and one specialty vessel;
  • a net loss of $21.2 million ($1.26 per diluted share) as a result of a decline in the fair market value of the Company's marketable security position in Dorian;
  • a net loss of $19.2 million ($1.14 per diluted share) as a result of intangible asset and goodwill impairment charges associated with the restructuring of the Company's emergency and crisis services business;
  • a net loss of $14.7 million ($0.87 per diluted share) as a result of other-than-temporary declines in the fair value of certain of the Company's Offshore Marine Services' and Inland River Services' 50% or less owned companies;
  • a net loss of $9.0 million ($0.53 per diluted share) as a result of a change in the fair value of the exchange option liability on subsidiary convertible senior notes;
  • a net loss of $7.5 million ($0.45 per diluted share) as a result of impairment charges related to the Company's cost method investments in a foreign container shipping company and a foreign industrial aircraft company;
  • a net loss of $5.6 million ($0.33 per diluted share) as a result of impairment charges associated with Offshore Marine Services and Shipping Services joint ventured fleet; and
  • a net loss of $5.3 million ($0.31 per diluted share) to reserve for two of the Company's notes receivable from third parties following a decline in the underlying collateral values.

SEACOR and its subsidiaries are in the business of owning, operating, investing in and marketing equipment, primarily in the offshore oil and gas, shipping and logistics industries. SEACOR offers customers a diversified suite of services and equipment, including offshore marine, inland river storage and handling, distribution of petroleum, chemical and agricultural commodities, and shipping. SEACOR is dedicated to building innovative, modern, "next generation," efficient marine equipment while providing highly responsive service with the highest safety standards and dedicated professional employees. SEACOR is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the symbol CKH.

Certain statements discussed in this release as well as in other reports, materials and oral statements that the Company releases from time to time to the public constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Generally, words such as "anticipate," "estimate," "expect," "project," "intend," "believe," "plan," "target," "forecast" and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements concern management's expectations, strategic objectives, business prospects, anticipated economic performance and financial condition and other similar matters. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual events or results may differ significantly from these statements. Actual events or results are subject to significant known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other important factors, including decreased demand and loss of revenues as a result of a decline in the price of oil and resulting decrease in capital spending by oil and gas companies, an oversupply of newly built offshore support vessels, additional safety and certification requirements for drilling activities in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and delayed approval of applications for such activities, the possibility of U.S. government implemented moratoriums directing operators to cease certain drilling activities in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and any extension of such moratoriums, weakening demand for the Company's services as a result of unplanned customer suspensions, cancellations, rate reductions or non-renewals of vessel charters or failures to finalize commitments to charter vessels in response to a decline in the price of oil, an oversupply of newly built offshore support vessels, increased government legislation and regulation of the Company's businesses could increase cost of operations, increased competition if the Jones Act is repealed, liability, legal fees and costs in connection with the provision of emergency response services, including the Company's involvement in response to the oil spill as a result of the sinking of the Deepwater Horizon in April 2010, decreased demand for the Company's services as a result of declines in the global economy, declines in valuations in the global financial markets and a lack of liquidity in the credit sectors, including, interest rate fluctuations, availability of credit, inflation rates, change in laws, trade barriers, commodity prices and currency exchange fluctuations, the cyclical nature of the oil and gas industry, activity in foreign countries and changes in foreign political, military and economic conditions, including as a result of the recent vote in the U.K. to leave the European Union, changes in foreign and domestic oil and gas exploration and production activity, safety record requirements related to Offshore Marine Services and Shipping Services, decreased demand for Shipping Services due to construction of additional refined petroleum product, natural gas or crude oil pipelines or due to decreased demand for refined petroleum products, crude oil or chemical products or a change in existing methods of delivery, compliance with U.S. and foreign government laws and regulations, including environmental laws and regulations and economic sanctions, the dependence of Offshore Marine Services, Inland River Services, Shipping Services and Illinois Corn Processing on several customers, consolidation of the Company's customer base, the ongoing need to replace aging vessels, industry fleet capacity, restrictions imposed by the Shipping Acts on the amount of foreign ownership of the Company's Common Stock, operational risks of Offshore Marine Services, Inland River Services and Shipping Services, effects of adverse weather conditions and seasonality, the level of grain export volume, the effect of fuel prices on barge towing costs, variability in freight rates for inland river barges, the effect of international economic and political factors on Inland River Services' operations, the effect of the spread between the input costs of corn and natural gas compared with the price of alcohol and distillers grains on Illinois Corn Processing's operations, adequacy of insurance coverage, the ability to remediate the material weaknesses the Company has identified in its internal controls over financial reporting, the attraction and retention of qualified personnel by the Company, and various other matters and factors, many of which are beyond the Company's control as well as those discussed in Item 1A (Risk Factors) of the Company's Annual report on Form 10-K and other reports filed by the Company with the SEC. It should be understood that it is not possible to predict or identify all such factors. Consequently, the preceding should not be considered to be a complete discussion of all potential risks or uncertainties. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of the document in which they are made. The Company disclaims any obligation or undertaking to provide any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement to reflect any change in the Company's expectations or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which the forward-looking statement is based, except as required by law. It is advisable, however, to consult any further disclosures the Company makes on related subjects in its filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including Annual Reports on Form 10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and Current Reports on Form 8-K (if any). These statements constitute the Company's cautionary statements under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.

   
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF LOSS
(in thousands, except share data, unaudited)
 
   
    Three Months Ended     Twelve Months Ended  
    December 31,     December 31,  
    2016     2015     2016     2015  
Operating Revenues   $ 213,036     $ 250,631     $ 830,985     $ 1,054,736  
Costs and Expenses:                                
    Operating     149,667       165,729       597,813       748,605  
    Administrative and general     36,457       41,158       138,581       156,611  
    Depreciation and amortization     31,451       31,460       124,933       125,987  
      217,575       238,347       861,327       1,031,203  
Losses on Asset Dispositions and Impairments, Net     (94,825 )     (13,212 )     (142,205 )     (2,408 )
Operating Income (Loss)     (99,364 )     (928 )     (172,547 )     21,125  
Other Income (Expense):                                
  Interest income     3,449       5,902       19,339       20,020  
  Interest expense     (12,453 )     (11,500 )     (49,726 )     (43,297 )
  Debt extinguishment gains (losses), net     (211 )     1,473       5,184       (28,497 )
  Marketable security gains (losses), net     24,713       3,402       (32,199 )     (74 )
  Derivative gains (losses), net     (10,116 )     199       (10,225 )     (2,096 )
  Foreign currency losses, net     (1,217 )     (1,138 )     (1,868 )     (4,752 )
  Other, net     (7,362 )     611       (20,206 )     6,773  
      (3,197 )     (1,051 )     (89,701 )     (51,923 )
Loss Before Income Tax Benefit and Equity in Losses of 50% or Less Owned Companies     (102,561 )     (1,979 )     (262,248 )     (30,798 )
Income Tax Benefit     (32,093 )     (2,626 )     (93,830 )     (11,362 )
Income (Loss) Before Equity in Losses of 50% or Less Owned Companies     (70,468 )     647       (168,418 )     (19,436 )
Equity in Losses of 50% or Less Owned Companies, Net of Tax     (19,821 )     (50,500 )     (27,354 )     (40,414 )
Net Loss     (90,289 )     (49,853 )     (195,772 )     (59,850 )
Net Income attributable to Noncontrolling Interests in Subsidiaries     3,460       7,012       20,125       8,932  
Net Loss attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc.   $ (93,749 )   $ (56,865 )   $ (215,897 )   $ (68,782 )
                                 
Basic Loss Per Common Share of SEACOR Holdings Inc.   $ (5.52 )   $ (3.36 )   $ (12.76 )   $ (3.94 )
                                 
Diluted Loss Per Common Share of SEACOR Holdings Inc.   $ (5.52 )   $ (3.36 )   $ (12.76 )   $ (3.94 )
                                 
Weighted Average Common Shares Outstanding:                                
  Basic     16,969,062       16,941,982       16,914,928       17,446,137  
  Diluted     16,969,062       16,941,982       16,914,928       17,446,137  
                                 
OIBDA(1)   $ (67,913 )   $ 30,532     $ (47,614 )   $ 147,112  
                                 
(1)   Non-GAAP Financial Measure.The Company, from time to time, discloses and discusses OIBDA, a non-GAAP financial measure, for certain of its operating segments in its public releases and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company defines OIBDA as operating income (loss) for the applicable segment plus depreciation and amortization. The Company's measure of OIBDA may not be comparable to similarly titled measures presented by other companies. Other companies may calculate OIBDA differently than the Company, which may limit its usefulness as a comparative measure. In addition, this measurement does not necessarily represent funds available for discretionary use and is not a measure of the Company's ability to fund its cash needs. OIBDA is a financial metric used by management (i) as a supplemental internal measure for planning and forecasting overall expectations and for evaluating actual results against such expectations; (ii) as a criteria for annual incentive bonuses paid to the Company officers and other shore-based employees; and (iii) to compare to the OIBDA of other companies when evaluating potential acquisitions.
     
   
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF LOSS
(in thousands, except per share data, unaudited)
 
   
    Three Months Ended  
    Dec. 31, 2016     Sep. 30, 2016     Jun. 30, 2016     Mar. 31, 2016     Dec. 31, 2015  
Operating Revenues   $ 213,036     $ 206,983     $ 197,038     $ 213,928     $ 250,631  
Costs and Expenses:                                        
    Operating     149,667       146,796       143,882       157,468       165,729  
    Administrative and general     36,457       32,245       34,175       35,704       41,158  
    Depreciation and amortization     31,451       31,132       31,361       30,989       31,460  
      217,575       210,173       209,418       224,161       238,347  
Gains (Losses) on Asset Dispositions and Impairments, Net     (94,825 )     (29,826 )     (17,771 )     217       (13,212 )
Operating Loss     (99,364 )     (33,016 )     (30,151 )     (10,016 )     (928 )
Other Income (Expense):                                        
  Interest income     3,449       5,277       5,020       5,593       5,902  
  Interest expense     (12,453 )     (12,504 )     (12,834 )     (11,935 )     (11,500 )
  Debt extinguishment gains (losses), net     (211 )     557       1,615       3,223       1,473  
  Marketable security gains (losses), net     24,713       (7,865 )     (23,951 )     (25,096 )     3,402  
  Derivative gains (losses), net     (10,116 )     (1,174 )     (1,555 )     2,620       199  
  Foreign currency gains (losses), net     (1,217 )     (666 )     (22 )     37       (1,138 )
  Other, net     (7,362 )     (5,460 )     (7,652 )     268       611  
      (3,197 )     (21,835 )     (39,379 )     (25,290 )     (1,051 )
Loss Before Income Tax Benefit and Equity in Losses of 50% or Less Owned Companies     (102,561 )     (54,851 )     (69,530 )     (35,306 )     (1,979 )
Income Tax Benefit     (32,093 )     (21,147 )     (25,759 )     (14,831 )     (2,626 )
Income (Loss) Before Equity in Losses of 50% or Less Owned Companies     (70,468 )     (33,704 )     (43,771 )     (20,475 )     647  
Equity in Losses of 50% or Less Owned Companies, Net of Tax     (19,821 )     (322 )     (7,162 )     (49 )     (50,500 )
Net Loss     (90,289 )     (34,026 )     (50,933 )     (20,524 )     (49,853 )
Net Income attributable to Noncontrolling Interests in Subsidiaries     3,460       5,777       4,226       6,662       7,012  
Net Loss attributable to SEACOR Holdings Inc.   $ (93,749 )   $ (39,803 )   $ (55,159 )   $ (27,186 )   $ (56,865 )
                                         
Basic Loss Per Common Share of SEACOR Holdings Inc.   $ (5.52 )   $ (2.35 )   $ (3.26 )   $ (1.62 )   $ (3.36 )
                                         
Diluted Loss Per Common Share of SEACOR Holdings Inc.   $ (5.52 )   $ (2.35 )   $ (3.26 )   $ (1.62 )   $ (3.36 )
                                         
Weighted Average Common Shares of Outstanding:                                        
  Basic     16,969       16,944       16,929       16,817       16,942  
  Diluted     16,969       16,944       16,929       16,817       16,942  
Common Shares Outstanding at Period End     17,401       17,336       17,321       17,295       17,155  
                                         
OIBDA(1)   $ (67,913 )   $ (1,884 )   $ 1,210     $ 20,973     $ 30,532  
                                         
(1)   Non-GAAP Financial Measure.The Company, from time to time, discloses and discusses OIBDA, a non-GAAP financial measure, for certain of its operating segments in its public releases and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company defines OIBDA as operating income (loss) for the applicable segment plus depreciation and amortization. The Company's measure of OIBDA may not be comparable to similarly titled measures presented by other companies. Other companies may calculate OIBDA differently than the Company, which may limit its usefulness as a comparative measure. In addition, this measurement does not necessarily represent funds available for discretionary use and is not a measure of the Company's ability to fund its cash needs. OIBDA is a financial metric used by management (i) as a supplemental internal measure for planning and forecasting overall expectations and for evaluating actual results against such expectations; (ii) as a criteria for annual incentive bonuses paid to the Company officers and other shore-based employees; and (iii) to compare to the OIBDA of other companies when evaluating potential acquisitions.
     
   
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
SEGMENT INFORMATION
(in thousands, unaudited)
 
   
    Three Months Ended  
    Dec. 31, 2016     Sep. 30, 2016     Jun. 30, 2016     Mar. 31, 2016     Dec. 31, 2015  
Offshore Marine Services                                        
Operating Revenues   $ 44,361     $ 54,125     $ 57,271     $ 59,879     $ 83,166  
Costs and Expenses:                                        
    Operating     32,671       41,159       44,245       48,850       59,223  
    Administrative and general     14,393       10,588       11,929       12,398       14,118  
    Depreciation and amortization     13,764       14,213       15,254       14,838       15,419  
      60,828       65,960       71,428       76,086       88,760  
Losses on Asset Dispositions and Impairments, Net     (66,252 )     (29,233 )     (20,357 )     (380 )     (13,577 )
Operating Loss     (82,719 )     (41,068 )     (34,514 )     (16,587 )     (19,171 )
Other Income (Expense):                                        
  Derivative gains (losses), net     (82 )     16       163       2,898       (2,751 )
  Foreign currency gains (losses), net     151       (1,084 )     (819 )     (1,560 )     (350 )
  Other, net     (1,756 )     1       --       265       373  
Equity in Earnings (Losses) of 50% or Less Owned Companies, Net of Tax     (5,950 )     790       (3,315 )     2,161       1,248  
Segment Loss(1)   $ (90,356 )   $ (41,345 )   $ (38,485 )   $ (12,823 )   $ (20,651 )
                                         
OIBDA(2)   $ (68,955 )   $ (26,855 )   $ (19,260 )   $ (1,749 )   $ (3,752 )
Drydocking expenditures (included in operating costs and expenses)   $ 131     $ 2,024     $ 1,964     $ 3,703     $ 3,485  
Out-of-service days for drydockings     20       62       191       131       246  
                                         
Inland River Services                                        
Operating Revenues   $ 53,021     $ 41,094     $ 33,814     $ 39,614     $ 58,415  
Costs and Expenses:                                        
    Operating     35,400       31,496       27,446       30,118       38,459  
    Administrative and general     2,945       3,982       3,777       3,912       4,011  
    Depreciation and amortization     6,628       6,308       6,254       7,137       7,113  
      44,973       41,786       37,477       41,167       49,583  
Gains (Losses) on Asset Dispositions and Impairments, Net     605       (597 )     2,580       605       389  
Operating Income (Loss)     8,653       (1,289 )     (1,083 )     (948 )     9,221  
Other Income (Expense):                                        
  Derivative losses, net     --       --       --       --       (15 )
  Foreign currency gains (losses), net     (1,143 )     410       1,018       1,437       (640 )
  Other, net     1       (1 )     (4 )     --       --  
Equity in Losses of 50% or Less Owned Companies, Net of Tax     (11,318 )     (171 )     (1,677 )     (2,778 )     (25,092 )
Segment Profit (Loss)(1)   $ (3,807 )   $ (1,051 )   $ (1,746 )   $ (2,289 )   $ (16,526 )
                                         
OIBDA(2)   $ 15,281     $ 5,019     $ 5,171     $ 6,189     $ 16,334  
                                         
   
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
SEGMENT INFORMATION (continued)
(in thousands, unaudited)
 
   
    Three Months Ended  
    Dec. 31, 2016     Sep. 30, 2016     Jun. 30, 2016     Mar. 31, 2016     Dec. 31, 2015  
Shipping Services                                        
Operating Revenues   $ 59,618     $ 57,350     $ 55,620     $ 57,055     $ 61,388  
Costs and Expenses:                                        
    Operating     36,586       28,542       30,269       27,234       28,118  
    Administrative and general     6,895       6,675       7,337       6,918       7,014  
    Depreciation and amortization     8,969       8,216       7,415       6,562       6,474  
      52,450       43,433       45,021       40,714       41,606  
Gains (Losses) on Asset Dispositions     408       3       6       (6 )     --  
Operating Income     7,576       13,920       10,605       16,335       19,782  
Other Income (Expense):                                        
  Foreign currency losses, net     (6 )     (3 )     (6 )     (3 )     (18 )
  Other, net     237       (5,534 )     (928 )     1       1  
Equity in Earnings (Losses) of 50% or Less Owned Companies, Net of Tax     (2,581 )     (551 )     (1,591 )     26       (27,578 )
Segment Profit (Loss)(1)   $ 5,226     $ 7,832     $ 8,080     $ 16,359     $ (7,813 )
                                         
OIBDA(2)   $ 16,545     $ 22,136     $ 18,020     $ 22,897     $ 26,256  
Drydocking expenditures for U.S.-flag product tankers(included in operating costs and expenses)   $ 4,506     $ 95     $ 62     $ (73 )   $ 207  
Out-of-service days for drydockings of U.S.-flag product tankers     45       --       --       --       --  
                                         
Illinois Corn Processing                                        
Operating Revenues   $ 43,197     $ 44,019     $ 40,576     $ 49,609     $ 38,654  
Costs and Expenses:                                        
    Operating     36,174       39,879       36,153       46,289       36,747  
    Administrative and general     693       750       912       656       693  
    Depreciation and amortization     1,127       1,055       1,064       1,053       964  
      37,994       41,684       38,129       47,998       38,404  
Operating Income     5,203       2,335       2,447       1,611       250  
Other Income (Expense):                                        
  Derivative gains (losses), net     570       (328 )     856       (187 )     (137 )
Segment Profit(1)   $ 5,773     $ 2,007     $ 3,303     $ 1,424     $ 113  
                                         
   
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
SEGMENT INFORMATION (continued)
(in thousands, unaudited)
 
   
    Three Months Ended  
    Dec. 31, 2016     Sep. 30, 2016     Jun. 30, 2016     Mar. 31, 2016     Dec. 31, 2015  
Witt O'Brien's and Other                                        
Operating Revenues   $ 13,572     $ 11,146     $ 10,261     $ 8,419     $ 9,922  
Costs and Expenses:                                        
    Operating     9,711       6,618       6,427       5,805       4,166  
    Administrative and general     5,510       3,833       3,649       4,223       6,231  
    Depreciation and amortization     204       432       448       455       575  
      15,425       10,883       10,524       10,483       10,972  
Gains (Losses) on Asset Dispositions and Impairments, Net     (29,586 )     1       --       (2 )     (24 )
Operating Income (Loss)     (31,439 )     264       (263 )     (2,066 )     (1,074 )
Other Income (Expense):                                        
  Foreign currency gains (losses), net     (57 )     (25 )     (73 )     (27 )     21  
  Other, net     (5,885 )     --       (6,723 )     --       5  
Equity in Earnings (Losses) of 50% or Less Owned Companies, Net of Tax     28       (390 )     (579 )     542       922  
Segment Loss(1)   $ (37,353 )   $ (151 )   $ (7,638 )   $ (1,551 )   $ (126 )
                                         
Corporate and Eliminations                                        
Operating Revenues   $ (733 )   $ (751 )   $ (504 )   $ (648 )   $ (914 )
Costs and Expenses:                                        
    Operating     (875 )     (898 )     (658 )     (828 )     (984 )
    Administrative and general     6,021       6,417       6,571       7,597       9,091  
    Depreciation and amortization     759       908       926       944       915  
      5,905       6,427       6,839       7,713       9,022  
Operating Loss   $ (6,638 )   $ (7,178 )   $ (7,343 )   $ (8,361 )   $ (9,936 )
Other Income (Expense):                                        
  Derivative gains (losses), net   $ (10,604 )   $ (862 )   $ (2,574 )   $ (91 )   $ 3,102  
  Foreign currency gains (losses), net     (162 )     36       (142 )     190       (151 )
  Other, net     41       74       3       2       232  
                                           
(1)   Includes amounts attributable to both SEACOR and noncontrolling interests.
(2)   Non-GAAP Financial Measure.The Company, from time to time, discloses and discusses OIBDA, a non-GAAP financial measure, for certain of its operating segments in its public releases and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company defines OIBDA as operating income (loss) for the applicable segment plus depreciation and amortization. The Company's measure of OIBDA may not be comparable to similarly titled measures presented by other companies. Other companies may calculate OIBDA differently than the Company, which may limit its usefulness as a comparative measure. In addition, this measurement does not necessarily represent funds available for discretionary use and is not a measure of the Company's ability to fund its cash needs. OIBDA is a financial metric used by management (i) as a supplemental internal measure for planning and forecasting overall expectations and for evaluating actual results against such expectations; (ii) as a criteria for annual incentive bonuses paid to the Company officers and other shore-based employees; and (iii) to compare to the OIBDA of other companies when evaluating potential acquisitions.
     
   
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
OFFSHORE MARINE SERVICES
TIME CHARTER OPERATING DATA
(unaudited)
 
   
    Three Months Ended  
    Dec. 31, 2016     Sep. 30, 2016     Jun. 30, 2016     Mar. 31, 2016     Dec. 31, 2015  
Rates Per Day Worked:                                        
  Anchor handling towing supply   $ 13,686     $ 16,469     $ 20,828     $ 21,719     $ 30,871  
  Fast support     7,875       7,848       7,636       7,587       8,014  
  Supply     6,298       5,935       5,709       6,484       9,453  
  Standby safety     8,284       8,904       9,632       9,564       10,229  
  Specialty     37,024       30,593       18,642       12,403       23,107  
  Liftboats     13,486       16,822       11,852       15,150       25,191  
  Overall Average Rates Per Day Worked(excluding wind farm utility)     9,093       10,089       10,354       10,545       13,495  
  Wind farm utility     2,104       2,260       2,394       2,419       2,506  
  Overall Average Rates Per Day Worked     6,308       6,834       7,352       7,915       10,299  
                                         
Utilization:                                        
  Anchor handling towing supply     20 %     27 %     33 %     47 %     51 %
  Fast support     47 %     62 %     69 %     68 %     58 %
  Supply     19 %     31 %     27 %     37 %     66 %
  Standby safety     81 %     78 %     77 %     79 %     85 %
  Specialty     23 %     58 %     81 %     45 %     80 %
  Liftboats     1 %     8 %     6 %     5 %     13 %
  Overall Fleet Utilization (excluding wind farm utility)     39 %     47 %     50 %     52 %     59 %
  Wind farm utility     71 %     86 %     77 %     65 %     65 %
  Overall Fleet Utilization     47 %     58 %     57 %     56 %     60 %
                                         
Available Days:                                        
  Anchor handling towing supply     1,564       1,483       1,365       1,365       1,380  
  Fast support     3,312       2,389       2,174       2,093       2,173  
  Supply     953       1,109       1,140       1,179       1,288  
  Standby safety     1,840       1,989       2,104       2,184       2,208  
  Specialty     337       276       273       273       276  
  Liftboats     1,380       1,380       1,365       1,365       1,380  
  Overall Fleet Available Days(excluding wind farm utility)     9,386       8,626       8,421       8,459       8,705  
  Wind farm utility     3,404       3,345       3,276       3,245       3,222  
  Overall Fleet Available Days     12,790       11,971       11,697       11,704       11,927  
                                           
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS
(in thousands, unaudited)
 
   
    Dec. 31, 2016     Sep. 30, 2016     Jun. 30, 2016     Mar. 31, 2016     Dec. 31, 2015  
ASSETS                                        
Current Assets:                                        
  Cash and cash equivalents   $ 399,644     $ 471,180     $ 552,840     $ 496,473     $ 530,009  
  Restricted cash     3,711       3,364       1,742       --       --  
  Marketable securities     116,276       78,717       87,701       110,894       138,200  
  Receivables:                                        
    Trade, net of allowance for doubtful accounts     162,880       148,358       125,987       130,731       159,076  
    Other     56,287       32,452       34,319       31,440       27,217  
  Inventories     16,773       16,047       16,798       18,431       24,768  
  Prepaid expenses and other     7,230       9,500       10,157       9,615       8,627  
    Total current assets     762,801       759,618       829,544       797,584       887,897  
Property and Equipment:                                        
    Historical cost     2,194,023       2,128,010       2,158,826       2,015,205       2,123,201  
    Accumulated depreciation     (1,008,867 )     (1,008,629 )     (997,214 )     (986,048 )     (994,181 )
      1,185,156       1,119,381       1,161,612       1,029,157       1,129,020  
    Construction in progress     370,512       464,660       402,090       484,472       454,605  
    Held for sale equipment     --       --       --       86,332       --  
    Net property and equipment     1,555,668       1,584,041       1,563,702       1,599,961       1,583,625  
Investments, at Equity, and Advances to 50% or Less Owned Companies     313,772       331,063       325,386       334,370       331,103  
Construction Reserve Funds     153,962       161,865       166,888       255,350       255,408  
Goodwill     32,758       52,403       52,394       52,376       52,340  
Intangible Assets, Net     20,078       23,496       24,116       25,750       26,392  
Other Assets     23,282       41,647       39,287       46,496       48,654  
    $ 2,862,321     $ 2,954,133     $ 3,001,317     $ 3,111,887     $ 3,185,419  
                                         
LIABILITIES AND EQUITY                                        
Current Liabilities:                                        
  Current portion of long-term debt   $ 183,602     $ 28,228     $ 24,409     $ 35,688     $ 35,531  
  Accounts payable and accrued expenses     90,702       70,032       55,971       50,660       71,952  
  Other current liabilities     95,645       96,324       98,706       107,811       92,677  
    Total current liabilities     369,949       194,584       179,086       194,159       200,160  
Long-Term Debt     848,771       1,013,691       1,014,632       1,018,331       1,034,859  
Exchange Option Liability on Subsidiary Convertible Senior Notes     19,436       8,938       8,171       5,747       5,611  
Deferred Income Taxes     288,601       307,353       330,375       374,476       389,988  
Deferred Gains and Other Liabilities     139,296       148,085       155,859       153,051       163,862  
    Total liabilities     1,666,053       1,672,651       1,688,123       1,745,764       1,794,480  
Equity:                                        
SEACOR Holdings Inc. stockholders' equity:                                        
    Preferred stock     --       --       --       --       --  
    Common stock     379       379       379       379       377  
    Additional paid-in capital     1,518,635       1,512,209       1,510,623       1,508,981       1,505,942  
    Retained earnings     910,723       1,004,472       1,044,275       1,099,434       1,126,620  
    Shares held in treasury, at cost     (1,357,331 )     (1,357,331 )     (1,357,876 )     (1,357,809 )     (1,356,499 )
    Accumulated other comprehensive loss, net of tax     (11,514 )     (10,471 )     (10,810 )     (7,764 )     (5,620 )
      1,060,892       1,149,258       1,186,591       1,243,221       1,270,820  
Noncontrolling interests in subsidiaries     135,376       132,224       126,603       122,902       120,119  
    Total equity     1,196,268       1,281,482       1,313,194       1,366,123       1,390,939  
    $ 2,862,321     $ 2,954,133     $ 3,001,317     $ 3,111,887     $ 3,185,419  
                                         
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
FLEET COUNTS
(unaudited)
 
    Dec. 31, 2016   Sep. 30, 2016   Jun. 30, 2016   Mar. 31, 2016   Dec. 31, 2015
Offshore Marine Services(1)                    
Anchor handling towing supply   25   27   27   18   18
Fast support   48   50   39   38   38
Supply   28   31   33   33   34
Standby safety   21   21   23   25   25
Specialty   6   7   7   5   5
Liftboats   15   15   15   15   15
Wind farm utility   40   40   39   39   38
    183   191   183   173   173
                     
Inland River Services                    
Dry-cargo barges   1,443   1,405   1,393   1,426   1,430
Liquid tank barges:                    
  10,000 barrel   18   18   18   18   18
  30,000 barrel   --   --   --   27   27
Specialty barges(2)   11   11   11   11   11
Towboats:                    
  4,000 hp - 6,600 hp   17   17   17   17   17
  3,300 hp - 3,900 hp   1   1   1   --   --
  Less than 3,200 hp   4   4   4   17   17
Harbor boats:                    
  1,100 hp - 2,000 hp   15   13   13   13   13
  Less than 1,100 hp   9   6   6   6   6
    1,518   1,475   1,463   1,535   1,539
                     
Shipping Services                    
Petroleum Transportation:                    
  Product tankers - U.S.-flag   9   8   8   7   7
  Crude oil tanker - U.S.-flag   --   --   --   1   1
Harbor Towing and Bunkering:                    
  Harbor tugs - U.S.-flag   23   24   24   24   24
  Harbor tugs - Foreign-flag   4   4   4   4   4
  Offshore tug - U.S.-flag   1   1   1   1   1
  Ocean liquid tank barges - U.S.-flag   5   5   5   5   5
Liner and Short-sea Transportation:                    
  RORO/deck barges - U.S.-flag   7   7   7   7   7
  Short-sea container/RORO - Foreign-flag   7   7   7   7   7
Other:                    
  Dry bulk articulated tug-barge - U.S.-flag   1   1   1   1   1
    57   57   57   57   57
                     
(1)   Excludes eight offshore support vessels retired and removed from services as of December 31, 2016.
     
(2)   Includes non-certificated 10,000 and 30,000 barrel inland river liquid tank barges.
     
SEACOR HOLDINGS INC.
EXPECTED FLEET DELIVERIES
AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2016
(unaudited)
 
    2017   2018   2019   2020    
    Q1   Q2   Q3   Q4   Q1   Q2   Q3   Q4   Q1   Q2   Q3   Q4   Q1   Q2   Total
Offshore Marine Services                                                            
Fast support   3   1   1   --   --   --   --   1   --   1   --   1   --   1   9
Supply(1)   --   --   --   --   1   --   1   --   1   --   --   --   --   --   3
Wind farm utility   --   1   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   1
                                                             
Shipping Services                                                            
Product tankers - U.S.-flag   1   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   1
Articulated tug-barge - U.S.-flag   --   --   1   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   1
Harbor tugs - U.S.-flag   1   1   --   1   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   3
Harbor tugs - Foreign-flag   2   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   2
                                                             
Inland River Services                                                            
30,000 barrel liquid tank barge   --   1   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   1
Towboats:                                                            
4,000 hp - 6,600 hp   --   1   1   1   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   3
                                                             
(1)   Includes one vessel that may be assumed by a third party at their option.

For additional information, contact
Molly Hottinger
(954) 627-5278
or visit SEACOR's website at www.seacorholdings.com.