nrgq12017logoa05.jpg            

Exhibit 99.1



NRG Energy, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

Transformation Plan on track with $225 million in cost savings realized through second quarter of 2018, and up to $3 billion in asset sales on track to close in 2018
Completed $500 million of the previously announced 2018 $1 billion share buyback program
Consummated settlement and obtained releases from GenOn


PRINCETON, NJ - August 2, 2018
- NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) today reported second quarter 2018 income from continuing operations of $121 million. Income from continuing operations for the first six months of 2018 of $354 million, or $1.18 per diluted common share, compares to a loss from continuing operations of $70 million, or $(0.05) per diluted common share for the first six months of 2017. Adjusted EBITDA for the three and six months ending June 30, 2018, was $843 million and $1,392 million, respectively. Year-to-date cash from continuing operations totaled $524 million.

“Our business performed exceptionally well during the second quarter,” said Mauricio Gutierrez, NRG President and Chief Executive Officer. “These results demonstrate the strength of our integrated retail-generation platform. We also remain on track with our Transformation Plan objectives and continue to expect our announced asset sales to close during the second half of the year.”

Consolidated Financial Results
 
 
Three Months Ended
 
Six Months Ended
($ in millions)

 
6/30/18
 
6/30/17
 
6/30/18
 
6/30/17
Income/(Loss) from Continuing Operations
 
$
121

 
$
99

 
$
354

 
$
(70
)
Cash From Continuing Operations
 
$
167

 
$
194

 
$
524

 
$
112

Adjusted EBITDA
 
$
843

 
$
686

 
$
1,392

 
$
1,070

Free Cash Flow Before Growth Investments (FCFbG)
 
$
259

 
$
240

 
$
366

 
$
208























1


The following information was filed by Nrg Energy, Inc. (NRG) on Thursday, August 2, 2018 as an 8K 2.02 statement, which is an earnings press release pertaining to results of operations and financial condition. It may be helpful to assess the quality of management by comparing the information in the press release to the information in the accompanying 10-Q Quarterly Report statement of earnings and operation as management may choose to highlight particular information in the press release.

View differences made from one quarter to another to evaluate Nrg Energy, Inc.'s financial trajectory

Compare SEC Filings Year-over-Year (YoY) and Quarter-over-Quarter (QoQ)
Sample 10-K Year-over-Year (YoY) Comparison

Compare this 10-Q Quarterly Report to its predecessor by reading our highlights to see what text and tables were  removed  ,   added    and   changed   by Nrg Energy, Inc..

Continue

Never Miss A New SEC Filing Again


Real-Time SEC Filing Notifications
Screenshot taken from Gmail for a new 10-K Annual Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Receive an e-mail as soon as a company files an Annual Report, Quarterly Report or has new 8-K corporate news.

Continue

We Highlighted This SEC Filing For You


SEC Filing Sentiment Analysis - Bullish, Bearish, Neutral
Screenshot taken from Wynn's 2018 10-K Annual Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Read positive and negative remarks made by management in their entirety without having to find them in a 10-K/Q.

Continue

Widen Your SEC Filing Reading Experience


Increased Reading Area for SEC Filings
Screenshot taken from Adobe Inc.'s 10-Q Quarterly Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Remove data columns and navigations in order to see much more filing content and tables in one view

Continue

Uncover Actionable Information Inside SEC Filings


SEC Filing Disclosures
Screenshot taken from Lumber Liquidators 10-K Annual Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Read both hidden opportunities and early signs of potential problems without having to find them in a 10-K/Q

Continue

Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word and Excel Downloads


Download Annual and Quarterly Reports as PDF, Word and Excel Documents
Screenshots of actual 10-K and 10-Q SEC Filings in PDF, Word and Excel formats
Last10K.com Member Feature

Export Annual and Quarterly Reports to Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word and Excel for offline viewing, annotations and analysis

Continue

FREE Financial Statements


Download Annual and Quarterly Reports as PDF, Word and Excel Documents
Screenshot of actual balance sheet from company 10-K Annual Report
Last10K.com Member Feature

Get one-click access to balance sheets, income, operations and cash flow statements without having to find them in Annual and Quarterly Reports

Continue for FREE

Intrinsic Value Calculator


Intrinsic Value Calculator
Screenshot of intrinsic value for AT&T (2019)
Last10K.com Member Feature

Our Intrinsic Value calculator estimates what an entire company is worth using up to 10 years of financial ratios to determine if a stock is overvalued or not

Continue

Financial Stability Report


Financial Stability Report
Screenshot of financial stability report for Coco-Cola (2019)
Last10K.com Member Feature

Our Financial Stability reports uses up to 10 years of financial ratios to determine the health of a company's EPS, Dividends, Book Value, Return on Equity, Current Ratio and Debt-to-Equity

Continue

Get a Better Picture of a Company's Performance


Financial Ratios
Available Financial Ratios
Last10K.com Member Feature

See how over 70 Growth, Profitability and Financial Ratios perform over 10 Years

Continue

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

Create Account