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Northampton Group Inc. (NHG.V), an integrated Canadian hotelier, reported Saturday that its fourth-quarter net loss was $280.80 thousand or loss of $0.011 per share, compared to last year's loss of $40.21 thousand or $0.002 per share in the previous year. For the fourth quarter, revenues increased...

Williams Creek Gold Limited (WCX.V) announced the appointment of Jim Wyant as the Interim CEO of the company. Williams Creek Gold said it would like to thank Wyant for agreeing to step back in as Interim CEO in the short term. The company is continuing to seek an appropriate candidate for the position...

Canadian stocks ended higher for a fourth straight session Friday, amid some upbeat durable goods data from the U.S., despite lingering concerns over the situation in Ukraine and the Middle East. The uptick was led mostly by financial, gold, and material stocks, with energy stocks trending down on some...

Lassonde Industries Inc. (LAS_A.TO) said Friday that it has completed the acquisition of Apple & Eve, LLC of Port Washington, New York , for a total cash consideration of US$147.9 million. The amount reflects a preliminary adjustment of US$2.1 million to the net working capital on the previously...

Canadian stocks have risen to a new high Friday mid morning, after opening on a slightly weak note amid lingering concerns about the situation in Ukraine. Besides some solid earnings reports, data from the U.S. Commerce Department showing a better than expected rise in durable goods orders is aiding...

EURUSD-072514.jpg The U.S. dollar extended early rally, touching a multi-month high against the euro, in New York deals on Friday as the nation's durable goods orders grew more-than-expected in June, adding to optimism over strength of the economy. Data from the Commerce Department showed that U.S. durable goods orders...

Canadian stocks are headed for a slightly weaker opening Friday, tracking lower European markets and on lingering concerns about the situation in Ukraine. Data from the U.S. Commerce Department showing a better than expected rise in durable goods orders may aid sentiment. Meanwhile, the unrest...

The U.S. dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in European deals on Friday, as traders await U.S. durable goods orders data for July, due shortly. Data from the Commerce Department is expected to show that U.S. durable goods orders may have risen by 0.4 percent in June, after falling...

The U.S. dollar recovered from its early lows against the other major currencies and rose in the early European session on Friday. The U.S. dollar rose to a 5-month high of 0.9043 against the Swiss franc, from an early low of 0.9017. The greenback closed yesterday's deals at 0.9022. The U.S. dollar...

British electricity supplier Centrica plc (CNA.L) Friday said its North American unit Direct Energy agreed to sell its Ontario home services business to EnerCare Inc. (ECI.TO), a provider of energy conservation services, for C$550 million. Direct Energy, which provides plumbing, heating, ventilation...

The Australian dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday, as regional stocks declined following a drop in commodity prices and reports about a likely strike in iron ore terminals. Australia's S&P 200 index is currently down 16.30 points or 0.29 percent at 5,571...

Canadian stocks ended a shade higher Thursday, settling at a new record high on some mixed global economic data with gold and energy stocks dipping on declining commodity prices. New home sales in the U.S. plunged over 8 percent in June, offsetting the jump seen in the previous month. Nonetheless,...

Canadian packaging materials maker Winpak Ltd (WPK.TO) Thursday reported second-quarter net earnings of $19.4 million or $0.30 per share, compared with $17 million or $0.26 per share last year. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters projected earnings of $0.30 per share for the quarter. Analysts' estimates...

Canadian stocks are edging higher Thursday mid morning after displaying some weakness early on, amid a mixed batch of earnings reports and U.S. economic data. While a notable drop in U.S. jobless claims and a positive reading on Chinese manufacturing activity in July are aiding sentiment, a preliminary...

The U.S. dollar climbed against its major counterparts in early New York deals on Thursday, following a report showing an unexpected fall in weekly jobless claims to more than an eight year low. The report from the Labor Department showed that the U.S. initial jobless claims slid to 284,000, a decrease...