Dollarama Posts Quarterly Profit

CBJ — Dollarama has reported it earned $141.8 million in its latest quarter, up from $131.8 million a year ago.

The discount retailer says the profit amounted to 43 cents per diluted share for the quarter ended July 29 compared with a profit of 38 cents per diluted share a year ago.

Sales totalled nearly $868.5 million, up from nearly $812.5 million in the same quarter last year.

Comparable store sales growth totalled 2.6% compared with 6.1% a year ago.