Naples-based hospital operator Health Management Associates Inc. reported Monday that its net revenue increased in the second quarter.
Net revenue in the second quarter increased more than 20 percent to nearly $1.48 billion. And, excluding adjustments of $22.3 million, the company said it earned 21 cents a share, up from 20 cents in the same quarter a year ago.
However, with the adjustments, the company's earnings dropped to 16 cents a share, based on profits of about $40 million, down from $48.6 million a year ago.
The company lowered its earnings by 5 cents a share based on interest rate swap accounting and interest rate conditions.
Air passenger traffic down in June at RSW
Fewer passengers passed through Southwest Florida International Airport in June compared to June 2011.
The number of passengers — 454,044 — decreased by 4 percent during that time. Year-to-date passenger traffic also was down, a 6 percent decrease compared to January-June 2011. The traffic leader in June was Delta with 114,905 passengers traveling to and from Fort Myers. No. 2 was AirTran (74,766), followed by Southwest (71,583), JetBlue (49,278) and US Airways (41,935).
The airport recorded 4,905 aircraft takeoffs and landings in June, a 7.5 percent decrease. For more information: www.flylcpa.com.
Coleman appointed to resource council
Jennifer Coleman of Myers, Brettholtz & Co., certified public accountants and business consultants, has been appointed to serve on the Common Interest Realty Associations (CIRA) Resource Council.
The CIRA Resource Council assists its members in becoming more technically proficient in accounting, tax, consultation and certain operational matters related to Florida's CIRA industry by the sharing of knowledge and other valuable and timely information.
Coleman serves as the accounting and audit manager and the quality control partner for Myers, Brettholtz & Co. She holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of South Florida. For more information: www.mbcopa.com or (239) 939-5775.
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