July 28 (Reuters) - Mortgage insurer Genworth MI Canada's quarterly profit fell marginally on lower net premiums earned.
Second-quarter net income fell to $83 million, or 79 cents per share, from $85 million, or 72 cents per share, a year ago.
Net premiums earned fell to $151 million from $154 million a year ago. It fell 2.5 percent sequentially.
Shares of the Oakville, Ontario-based company closed at C$24.04 on Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange. (Reporting by Maneesha Tiwari in Bangalore; Editing by Don Sebastian)