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Canadian stocks inched higher Friday, trimming significant losses from the previous session. Stocks failed to sustain a pronounced rally at the opening hour, however. The TSX Composite Index was up 25.52 points to 16,041.98, crawling back toward recent record highs. Linamar Corp. (LNR.TO) has...

The Canadian stock market is in recovery mode Friday morning, following yesterday's triple digit loss. The majority of the Canadian sectors are positive this morning, with information technology and healthcare stocks leading the way higher. Investors have also reacted positively to some comments from...

Canadian stocks look to rebound from yesterday's retreat Friday morning, bolstered by steady commodity prices and upbeat remarks from Bank of Canada's top man. "We are at a point in the economic cycle that I think of as the "sweet spot," BoC head Mark Poloz said in Toronto. "We know that a majority...

The U.S. dollar weakened against its major counterparts in early European deals on Friday, as investors fret over the passage of the U.S. tax reform bill in Senate, after two Republican Senators raised opposition to the tax bill. Republican Senators Marco Rubio and Mike Lee sought for changes to child...

The euro declined against its major counterparts in the Asian session on Friday, after the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi signaled that the central bank would provide ample degree of stimulus as inflation has not shown convincing signs of a sustained upward trend. Speaking at a customary...

Marinus-Pharma-121517.jpg 2017 has been an exceptional year for Marinus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MRNS) as the stock is up an impressive 823% year-to-date, way ahead of the iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (IBB), which has returned just 18% during the same time frame.

Dec14-up-141217.jpg Here's what is making news at GHDX, ARGX and RMTI.

Canadian stocks were hammered Thursday, with significant weakness in the energy and health care sectors. Bay Street was a sea of red. Gauges of all major sectors were in negative territory. The TSX Composite Index was down 120.13 points to 16,016, falling from a record peak. The European Central...

The Canadian stock market is nearly flat in early trade Thursday, following yesterday's slight gain. Gold stocks are under pressure this morning after rising yesterday. The price of the precious metal climbed Wednesday following the release of some subdued U.S. inflation data. The majority of the...

The euro climbed against its key counterparts in the European session on Thursday, after the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi lifted the inflation and growth forecasts for the euro area citing higher oil and food prices. In his customary press conference, Draghi acknowledged that strong...

Bombardier Inc. (BBD_B.TO, BBD_A.TO) provided 2018 guidance and confirmed that its five-year turnaround plan remains on track. The company also affirmed its 2017 guidance, as revised with the announcement of its third quarter 2017 results. For 2018, Bombardier targets revenues in the range of $17.0...

Dec13-up-121317.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.

Energy and financials struggled as traders weighed the latest interest rate decision from the Federal Reserve. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised the benchmark U.S. interest rate to a range of 1.25% to 1.5%, but struck a dovish tone on future rate hikes amid stubborly low inflation. The TSX...

The Canadian stock market is climbing in early trade Wednesday, as investors await today's policy decision from the Federal Reserve. While the Fed is expected to raise rates this afternoon, traders are now doubtful that further hikes will follow next year after the release of today's subdued U.S. inflation...

The U.S. dollar declined against its key counterparts in the European session on Wednesday, as a data showed that the nation's core inflation slowed more than forecast in November, triggering uncertainty over a Fed rate hike early next year. Data from the Labor Department showed that core consumer...

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