07/28/2010
MINNEAPOLIS – July 28, 2010 –Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) today reported net income1 of $259 million for the second quarter of 2010 compared to $95 million for the second quarter of 2009.  Net income per diluted share for the second quarter of 2010 was $0.98 compared to $0.41 a year ago. Operating earnings increased 172 percent to $291 million in the second quarter of 2010 compared to $107 million a year ago.  Operating earnings per diluted share were $1.10 in the second quarter of 2010, up 134 percent from $0.47 a year ago. 

1.  Net income represents net income attributable to Ameriprise Financial.