Finning International Inc. reported record quarterly basic earnings per share of $0.48, up 129% over Q2 2010. Finning achieved Q2 2011 revenues of $1.5 billion, a 39% increase from Q2 2010. Earnings before interest and income taxes (EBIT) of $120 million were up by 91% from Q2 2010 and EBIT margin of 8.1% was significantly higher than 5.9% in Q2 2010. Improved EBIT margin performance reflected higher profitability in Canada and the UK & Ireland, as well as a solid performance in South America.
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