Consolidated Shareholder's Equity

Financial Information

Financial Information

Consolidated Shareholder's Equity

Consolidated Statements of Shareholders' Equity

For the years ended December 31
($Cdn thousands)
2008  2007 
         
Share capital        
Balance at beginning of year $ 819,268  $ 812,769 
Shares repurchased [note 12]     (22,750)
Stock option plan   1,011    29,249 
Debenture conversions [note 9]   242,435   
Balance at end of year   1,062,714    819,268 
         
Contributed surplus        
Balance at beginning of year   119,531    540,173 
Shares repurchased [note 12]     (406,577)
Stock option plan amendment [note 20]   25,987    (21,875)
Stock-based compensation   16,821    13,770 
Options exercised   (40)   (5,960)
Debenture conversions [note 9]   (30,441)  
Balance at end of year   131,858    119,531 
         
Retained earnings        
Balance at beginning of year   1,779,629    1,433,549 
Change in accounting policy - inventory [note 3(a)(iii)]   8,787   
Net earnings   450,117    416,112 
Dividends on common shares   (85,218)   (70,032)
Balance at end of year   2,153,315    1,779,629 
         
Accumulated other comprehensive income (loss)        
Balance at beginning of year   25,433    (927)
Other comprehensive income   141,603    26,360 
Balance at end of year   167,036    25,433 
Total retained earnings and accumulated other comprehensive income   2,320,351    1,805,062 
Shareholders' equity at end of year $ 3,514,923  $ 2,743,861 
See accompanying notes to consolidated financial statements.
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