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Shaw: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) _ Shaw Communications Inc. (SJR) on Monday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $143 million.

The Calgary, Alberta-based company said it had net income of 28 cents per share.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share.

The communications and media company posted revenue of $1.04 billion in the period.

Shaw shares have risen roughly 9 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has declined roughly 10 percent in the last 12 months.

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