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Second Quarter of ’12 S&P/TSX Earnings Snapshot as of Aug. 14

Aug. 14 (Bloomberg) -- The following tables summarize the latest quarterly earnings for companies in the S&P/Toronto Stock Exchange Composite Index.

Profit figures are based on income from continuing operations excluding some gains and losses. The share-weighted percentage changes are year-over-year comparisons. Earnings surprises are based on estimates provided by Bloomberg.

S&P/TSX Universe:
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                            Number of  Share-Weighted
                            Companies     % Change

Total reported Q2/12:          201@        -17.9%
Higher EPS                      90          26.8%
Lower EPS                      100         -45.6%
Unchanged                       10           0.0%
Total reported Ex-Financial:   173         -15.2%
S&P/TSX Universe:
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S&P/TSX Index EPS with 201/246 companies reported:      $198.83

Earnings Surprises:
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                                    Q2/12

Positive Surprises:             94/200 =  47.0%
0% Surprises:                   21/200 =  10.5%
Negative Surprises:             85/200 =  42.5%

Sector Summary:
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                                          Share-
                                Reported Weighted Earnings Surprises Sector
                                 /Total   %Change  (+)   same   (-)     EPS

Consumer Discretionary:          15 /18     8.9%    9      3     3   $11.86
Consumer Staples:                 8 /12    -3.4%    6      1     1    $6.96
Sector Summary:
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                                           Share-
                                Reported  Weighted Earnings Surprises Sector
                                 /Total   %Change  (+)   same   (-)    EPS

Energy:                          61 /64    -27.7%   28     4     29  $37.87
Financials:                      28 /43    -31.5%   15     6     7   $71.55
Health Care:                      3 /5     31.2%    1      0     2    $3.29
Industrials:                     18 /20     9.0%    8      2     8   $11.40
Information Tech:                 6 /6     -93.9%   3      0     3    $0.49
Materials:                       47 /63    -16.0%   17     5     25  $37.84
Telecom Svcs:                     5 /5      9.0%    4      0     1   $13.33
Utilities:                       10 /10    79.9%    4      0     6    $4.22

Total Reported:                 201 /246   -17.9%   94    21     85  $198.83

Total Reported
   Ex-Financial:                173 /203   -15.2%   79    15     78


Industry Summary:
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                                          Share-
                                Reported Weighted Earnings Surprises
                                 /Total   %Change  (+)   same   (-)
CONSUMER DISCRETIONARY:
  Automobiles & Components        2 /3     30.2%    2      0     0
  Consumer Durables & Apparel     2 /2     -2.3%    1      1     0
  Consumer Services               1 /1      7.6%    0      1     0
  Media                           8 /8      0.9%    5      0     3
  Retailing                       2 /4     23.2%    1      1     0

CONSUMER STAPLES:
  Food & Staples Retailing        5 /8     -2.3%    4      1     0
  Food Beverage & Tobacco         3 /4     -7.1%    2      0     1

FINANCIALS:
  Banks                           2 /10     2.3%    1      1     0
  Diversified Financials          6 /7     -10.1%   3      1     2
  Insurance                       8 /8     -49.2%   6      0     2
  Real Estate                    12 /17    21.6%    5      4     3
Industry Summary:
==========================================================================
                                          Share-
                                Reported Weighted Earnings Surprises
                                 /Total   %Change  (+)   same   (-)
HEALTH CARE:
  Health Care Equipment & Srvs.   2 /3     25.0%    0      0     2
  Pharma., Biotech. & Life Sci.   1 /2     32.2%    1      0     0

INDUSTRIALS:
  Capital Goods                  10 /10    -6.3%    4      2     4
  Commercial & Professional Ser   3 /4      4.3%    1      0     2
  Transportation                  5 /6     18.1%    3      0     2

INFORMATION TECH:
  Software & Services             3 /3     -4.5%    2      0     1
  Technology Hardware & Equip.    3 /3       NM     1      0     2

ENERGY:
  Energy Equipment & Services*   10 /11    -63.7%   5      0     5
  Oil Gas & Consumable Fuels*    51 /53    -27.0%   22     4     25
Industry Summary:
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                                           Share-
                                Reported  Weighted Earnings Surprises
                                 /Total   %Change  (+)   same   (-)
MATERIALS:
  Chemicals*                      3 /4     16.3%    1      0     2
  Containers & Packaging*         1 /1     17.8%    0      1     0
  Metals & Mining*               41 /57   -30.3%    14     4     22
  Paper & Forest Products*        2 /2   1,345.7%   2      0     0

TELECOM SVCS:                     5 /5      9.0%    4      0     1

UTILITIES:                       10 /10    79.9%    4      0     6

TOTAL REPORTED
   UNIVERSE:                    201 /246   -17.9%   94    21     85
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* -- Represents industries under each industry group.

@-- The number of companies reported is based on earnings announced for the period of May to July, and includes companies in the index as of June 29 (the last day of the quarter).

NM -- The calculations of percentage changes between profit and loss and vice versa are not meaningful, hence not calculated.

To contact the reporter on this story: Wendy Soong in New York at csoong@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Alex Tanzi at at atanzi@bloomberg.net

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