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									          Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) - Financial and Strategic SWOT
                                    Analysis Review
        Reference Code: GDTTL28045FSA                                                                                         Publication Date: APR 2013

          Gulf Canada Square, 401-9th Avenue
                                                             Phone              +1 403 3197000                  Revenue          5,695 (million CAD)
          S.W., Suite 500
          Calgary, AB                                        Fax                +1 403 3197568                  Net Profit       484 (million CAD)
          T2P 4Z4                                            Website            www.cpr.ca                      Employees        16,100
                                                                                CP   [Toronto        Stock
          Canada                                             Exchange                                           Industry         Transport and Logistics
                                                                                Exchange]

       Company Overview
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CPRL) is a transportation and logistics company. The company offers rail and intermodal
       freight transportation services. It transports bulk commodities such as coal, sulphur, grain and fertilizers; and merchandise freight
       that include forest products such as paperboard, newsprint, wood pulp, paper, panel, lumber and oriented strand board; and
       industrial and consumer products, including steel, ethanol, plastics and energy related products; and automotive parts. Further, it
       also transports intermodal containers. The company operates a network of 14,400 miles in Canada from Montreal to Vancouver,
       British Columbia, and the US Midwest and Northeast regions.
       Key Executives                                                                SWOT Analysis
                      Name                                 Title                      Canadian Pacific Railway Limited, SWOT Analysis
         E. Hunter Harrison                  Chief Executive Officer                  Strengths                              Weaknesses
         Paul G. Haggis                      Chairman
                                                                                      Complementary Partnerships             Decreasing Operational
         William Ackman                      Director                                                                        Efficiency
                                                                                      Serving Diversified Business
         Gary Colter                         Director
                                                                                      segments
         Rebecca MacDonald                   Director
        Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
        Research, GlobalData                                                          Opportunities                          Threats

       Share Data                                                                     Capital Plan 2013                      Competitive Pressures
         Canadian Pacific Railway Limited
                                                                                      Strategic Initiatives                  Impact of Regulations
        Share Price (CAD) as on 28-Mar-                               132.54
        2013
                                                                                     Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research,
        EPS (CAD)                                                        2.79        GlobalData
        Market Cap (million CAD)                                      23,128
        Enterprise Value (million CAD)                                27,485
        Shares Outstanding (million)                                     175
       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData

       Financial Performance




       Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary
       Research, GlobalData




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       Table of Contents
       Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................................................................... 2
          List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
          List of Figures ................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
       Section 1 - About the Company.......................................................................................................................................................... 4
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Key Facts ................................................................................................................................... 4
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Key Employees .......................................................................................................................... 5
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Key Employee Biographies ........................................................................................................ 6
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Major Products and Services...................................................................................................... 8
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - History ........................................................................................................................................ 9
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Company Statement................................................................................................................. 11
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries ...................................................................................................... 12
          Head Office ................................................................................................................................................................................... 12
          Other Locations & Subsidiaries ..................................................................................................................................................... 12
       Section 2 – Company Analysis ......................................................................................................................................................... 14
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Business Description ................................................................................................................ 14
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Corporate Strategy ................................................................................................................... 16
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................ 17
          SWOT Analysis - Overview........................................................................................................................................................... 17
          Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Strengths .............................................................................................................................. 17
             Strength - Complementary Partnerships ................................................................................................................................... 17
             Strength - Serving Diversified Business segments .................................................................................................................... 17
             Strength - Strategically Positioned ............................................................................................................................................ 17
          Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Weaknesses ......................................................................................................................... 18
             Weakness - Decreasing Operational Efficiency ........................................................................................................................ 18
          Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Opportunities ........................................................................................................................ 18
             Opportunity - Capital Plan 2013 ................................................................................................................................................ 18
             Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives .............................................................................................................................................. 18
             Opportunity - Positive Energy Outlook ...................................................................................................................................... 18
          Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Threats.................................................................................................................................. 19
             Threat - Competitive Pressures ................................................................................................................................................. 19
             Threat - Impact of Regulations .................................................................................................................................................. 19
             Threat - Shortage of Skilled Employees .................................................................................................................................... 19
       Canadian Pacific Railway Limited - Key Competitors ....................................................................................................................... 20
       Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios ............................................................................................................................................. 21
       Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios........................................................................................................................................... 21
       Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios .............................................................
								
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