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Table 11.4
Corporate finances

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Corporate finances
  Operating profit Operating revenue Net profit 1 Profit margins 2 Return on equity 3 Debt to equity ratio
v634671 v634670 v634673 v634671/ v634670 v634672/ v634628 v52020757
  millions of dollars ratio
2008 285,004 3,214,382 162,956 8.87 9.71 171
2009 212,849 2,995,652 157,181 7.11 8.84 175
Second quarter 2008 76,555 815,901 50,987 9.38 12.30 161
Third quarter 2008 78,921 820,213 51,734 9.62 12.11 173
Fourth quarter 2008 59,341 785,089 14,371 7.56 3.29 183
First quarter 2009 50,979 741,646 25,112 6.87 5.82 183
Second quarter 2009 48,028 735,347 42,811 6.53 9.72 176
Third quarter 2009 53,771 750,312 44,103 7.17 9.80 172
Fourth quarter 2009 60,071 768,347 45,155 7.82 9.91 170
First quarter 2010 62,848 775,051 49,595 8.11 10.79 ..
Second quarter 2010 61,710 774,914 44,932 7.96 9.67 ..
Profit arising from the netting of all revenue sources with all expenses and charges.
Ratio of operating profit to operating revenue.
Ratio of profit before extraordinary gains to total equity.
Source(s):
Quarterly Financial Statistics for Enterprises, (Catalogue no. 61-008-XIE), Client Services (613-951-2604). CANSIM tables: 187-0002, 187-0001 and 378-0013.