May 1, 2012 / 11:15 AM / 6 years ago

WestJet profit rises 42 percent

May 1 (Reuters) - WestJet Airlines Ltd reported a 42 percent rise in first-quarter earnings as it flew more passengers.

WestJet, Canada’s second-largest airline, said earnings rose to C$68.3 million, or 49 Canadian cents per share, from C$48 million, or 34 Canadian cents, in the same period last year.

Revenue rose 15.4 percent to C$891 million.

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below