Aug 1 (Reuters) - Intact Financial Corp
* Intact Financial Corporation reports Q2-2017 results
* Q2 operating earnings per share C$1.44
* Q2 earnings per share view C$1.34 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S
* Intact Financial Corp qtrly EPS $1.82
* Intact Financial Corp - "industry's ROE is expected to improve but remain slightly below its long-term average of 10% over next 12 months"
* Qtrly combined ratio of 95.0% despite elevated catastrophe losses, 4.2 points better than last year Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: