March 24 Canada's BRP Inc reported a 17.7 percent increase in fourth-quarter revenue on Friday, helped by strong demand for its Ski-Doo snowmobiles as well as year-round products.
Net profit attributable to shareholders was C$136.6 million (about $102 million) or C$1.22 per share in the fourth quarter ended Jan. 31, compared with a loss of C$28.7 million or 25 Canadian cents per share, a year earlier.
Valcourt, Quebec-based BRP's revenue rose to C$1.31 billion from C$1.11 billion. ($1 = 1.3356 Canadian dollars) (Reporting by Ahmed Farhatha in Bengaluru; Editing by Sai Sachin Ravikumar)
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