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pharma-042117.jpg Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (AEZS) (AEZS.TO) is all set to announce top-line results from its phase III study of Zoptrex in women with locally advanced, recurrent or metastatic endometrial cancer prior to the commencement of trading on Monday, May 1, 2017.

Thunderbird Resorts Inc. (THRSF.PK) reported that its fiscal 2016 loss from continuing operations widened to $6.5 million from a loss of $5.4 million, prior year. Thunderbird noted that its loss from continuing operations would have improved by 3.6% if the Group would not have registered an impairment...

Canadian stocks rose Friday, trimming weekly losses as Home Capital shares steadied. The TSX Composite Index was up 79.66 points, or 0.51 percent, to 15,586.13, following yesterday's loss of more than 140 points. Energy and financial stocks led the charge. There was little reaction to news that...

The Canadian stock market is up sharply in early trade Friday, following yesterday's triple digit loss. A rebound in crude oil prices is providing a boost to shares of energy stocks this morning. Prices are approaching $50 a barrel this morning after falling below $49 a barrel yesterday. Gold stocks...

The U.S. dollar rose against its key counterparts in the European session on Friday, even as a data showed that the U.S. economic growth slowed more than anticipated in the first three months of 2017. Data from the Commerce Department showed that the gross domestic product increased by 0.7 percent...

After the release of Canada gross domestic product data for February and industrial product price index for March at 8:30 am ET Friday, the loonie rose against its major counterparts. The loonie was trading at 1.3636 against the greenback, 81.70 against the yen, 1.4906 against the euro and 1.0189...

Magna International Inc. (MG.TO, MGA) said it has entered into a joint venture cooperation agreement with China's Hubei Aviation Precision Machinery Co., Ltd. or HAPM, as part of its efforts to expand in China and Asia. Subject to regulatory approval, the deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter...

Canadian stocks may end the week on a slightly upbeat note Friday, as rebounding crude oil prices may spark strength in the energy sector. Yesterday, the TSX Composite Index slipped 143.07 points, or 0.91 percent, to 15,506.47. Energy and financial stocks tumbled. Fairfax Financial (FFA.TO) has...

Thomson Reuters (TRI.TO, TRI) reported Friday that its first-quarter net earnings attributable to shareholders increased to $297 million from $262 million last year. Earnings per share increased 21% to $0.41 from $0.34 last year as higher operating profit more than offset the loss of earnings from...

The euro advanced against its major counterparts in the European session on Friday, after data showed that Eurozone inflation accelerated more than expected to the bank's inflation goal in April, in a sign of improving economic prospects in the currency bloc. Flash data from Eurostat showed that inflation...

The euro advanced against its major counterparts in the European session on Friday, after data showed that Eurozone inflation accelerated more than expected in April. Flash data from Eurostat showed that inflation rose to 1.9 percent in April from 1.5 percent in March. Economists had forecast the...

LeMaitre-042817.jpg Shares of LeMaitre Vascular Inc. (LMAT) are up more than 27% over the last five trading days compared to a mere 5% gain recorded by iShares Dow Jones US Medical Device ETF during the same period.

Trump-NAFTA-042717.jpg U.S. President Donald Trump has said that he will not scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement or NAFTA, and agreed with leaders of Mexico and Canada to renegotiate the trade deal. During election campaign, Trump had said he intends to renegotiate the terms of the NAFTA agreement to get a better...

The Canadian stock market is falling again Thursday morning, adding to the losses of yesterday's session. Shares of gold, financial and energy stocks are under pressure in early trade. Crude oil prices have dropped below $49 a barrel this morning on oversupply concerns. Markets in Europe dropped...

The euro retraced its gains against its major rivals in the early New York session on Thursday, after the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi didn't signal a shift in the bank's policy stance, saying the region's underlying inflation pressures still remain subdued and inflation outlook has not...

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