Cable & Telecom

Q2 revenues climb but profits nearly halved at Cogeco

MONTREAL – While second quarter revenues jumped 10.2%, Cogeco Communications saw profits for the period plunge by about 44% without the gains related to U.S. tax reforms that it recorded in the same period last year.Profits for the period ended February 28, 2019 were $80.8 million, of which $76.3 million was attributable to the owners of the Corporation, down from $143.8 million, of which $140.9 million was attributable to owners of the Corporation in the comparable period of fiscal 2018. The company said late Tuesday that the variation is mainly due to last year's $94 million income tax reduction following...
 

Our industry and COVID-19

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