April 18 (Reuters) - Canadian Pacific Railway reported a 19.3 percent fall in quarterly profit on Wednesday, as the railroad operator’s expenses surged.
CP’s net income fell to C$348 million ($275.8 million) or C$2.41 per share in the first quarter ended March 31, from C$431 million or C$2.93 per share a year earlier.
The Calgary-based company’s revenue climbed to C$1.66 billion from C$1.60 billion. ($1 = 1.2620 Canadian dollars) (Reporting by Ahmed Farhatha in Bengaluru and Allison Lampert in Montreal; Editing by Sai Sachin Ravikumar)
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