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NORTH WEST COMPANY INC.

THE NORTH WEST COMPANY INC. is a retailer of food and general merchandise.


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Symbol: NWC
Exchange(s): Toronto Stock Exchange
Industry: Merchandising and Lodging (Food Stores)
5-Star Rating:
ANNUAL FINANCIALS
  Jan 31, 2018
12 Months
C$
Jan 31, 2017
12 Months
C$
Jan 31, 2016
12 Months
C$
3Yr.
Growth
% Change
Total Revenue ($000) 1,953,781 1,844,185 1,796,155 6.35
Earnings before Interest & Tax ($000) 114,009 118,223 107,441 5.37
Profit/Loss ($000) 67,154 77,076 69,779 2.21
Earnings per Share 1.38 1.59 1.44 2.01
Total Assets ($000) 930,948 805,821 793,795 8.73
Dividends Per Share 1.28 1.24 1.20  
Return on Com. Equity 17.91 21.25 20.32  
Employees 8,034 7,597 7,378  
 
Trailing 12 Month Results
  12 Months ended
Oct 31, 2018, C$
12 Months ended
Oct 31, 2017, C$
%Change
Total Revenue ($000) 1,970,778 1,968,543 0.11
Profit/Loss ($000) 91,081 66,748 36.46
Earnings per Share 1.87 1.37 36.50
Dividends Per Share 1.28 1.28
Number of Shares 48,697,989 48,685,122  
 
COMPANY INFORMATION
Report on Business Magazine Top 1000 Ranking
Profit: 0206 Revenue: 0125 Assets:  0296  
 
Key Personnel
CEO: Edward S. Kennedy, President & C.E.O.
CFO: John D. King, Executive Vice President & C.F
 
Contact Information
Address: Gibraltar House,
77 Main Street,
Winnipeg,
MB,
R3C 2R1
Phone: 204-934-1756
Fax: 204-934-1317
Web Address: www.northwest.ca
E-Mail : nwc@northwest.ca
Investor Relations: Amanda E.Sutton, 204-934-1756
 
Company Type: Public Company Status: Active
Auditors: Pricewaterhousecoopers Llp
Transfer Agent: Ast Trust Company
Incorporation: Canada 
 
Securities: NWC-T
 
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