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BCE reports wireless-driven Q2 revenue, profit growth

Thursday 6 August 2015 | 16:55 CET | News
Canadian fixed and wireless operator BCE reported operating revenue up 2 percent to CAD 5.33 billion in the second quarter, compared with CAD 5.22 billion a year earlier, reflecting a 2 percent rise in service revenue and a 2.3 percent rise in product revenue. Adjusted EBITDA grew 2.5 percent to CAD 2.2 billion, driven by a 5.3 percent increase at Bell Wireless, 1 percent at Bell Wireline and 2.4 percent at Bell Media. The company saw an increase in mobile ARPU, and grew its IPTV and internet users. BCE reported a net profit up 25.2 percent to CAD 759 million, due to higher adjusted EBITDA,

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Companies: BCE / Bell Aliant / Rogers Communications
Countries: Canada
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