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The Canadian stock market is up in early trade Tuesday, but is off its highs. Energy stocks are leading the way higher this morning, as crude oil prices have climbed back above $47 a barrel. Gold stocks are also rising, despite a slight dip in prices ahead of tomorrow's announcement from the Federal...

Canadian stocks may rise Tuesday morning, but gains will be tempered by the outlook for interest rates amid strong economic data. The Canadian economy is heating up in 2017, as reflected in housing, manufacturing and retail sales data. The Bank of Canada said it would continue to raise interest rates...

The euro strengthened against other major currencies in the European session on Tuesday, after data showed that German business confidence strengthened in July. Data from Ifo institute showed that the business confidence index of Germany rose to 116 in July. The score was forecast to fall to 114.9...

Antipodean currencies such as the Australian and the New Zealand dollar strengthened against their major counterparts in the Asian session on Tuesday, as the crude oil prices rose after Saudi Arabia pledged to curb exports from August and Nigeria agreed to curb production to rein in global oversupply....

The Australian dollar strengthened against other major currencies in the Asian session on Tuesday. The Australian dollar rose to 1.4674 against the euro and 88.17 against the yen, from yesterday's closing quotes of 1.4690 and 88.02, respectively. Against the U.S. and the New Zealand dollars,...

The U.S. dollar weakened against other major currencies in the Asian session on Tuesday. The U.S. dollar fell to 1.1668 against the euro, 1.3042 against the pound and 1.2486 against the Canadian dollar, from yesterday's closing quotes of 1.1639, 1.3028 and 1.2509, respectively. Against the yen...

Cott Corp. (COT, BCB.TO) said it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its traditional beverage manufacturing business, Cott Beverages, to Refresco for $1.25 billion. The company expects the transaction will shift its core focus to the growing categories of water, coffee, tea and filtration. Refresco...

Liberty One Lithium Corp. (LBY.V), an emerging exploration company focused on high grade lithium brine deposits, announced Tuesday the appointment of Brad Nichol to the position of Chief Executive Officer and President. Nichol succeeds Bradley Hoeppner, who has stepped down from the role of President...

Pharma-072017.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of July 24, 2017.

Canadian stocks fell Monday as strong economic data hinted at further interest rate hikes from the Bank of Canada. Canada's wholesale sales rose 0.9% to a record high $61.6 billion in May. Sales were up in six of the seven subsectors, representing 80% of total wholesale sales. The IMF said it now...

The Canadian stock market got off to a weak start Monday, but has since pared its early losses. Gold and financial stocks are under pressure this morning, but energy stocks are rising as crude prices have climbed back above $46 a barrel. The majority of the European markets are trading in the red...

The Canadian dollar climbed against its major opponents in the European session on Monday, as oil prices advanced after Nigeria agreed to join the production cuts and the Saudi pledged to limit crude exports in next month at a gathering of oil ministers in Russia. Crude for September delivery rose...

Canadian stocks were set to rise Monday morning amid higher commodity prices and upbeat economic data. Canada's wholesale sales rose 0.9% to a record high $61.6 billion in May. Sales were up in six of the seven subsectors, representing 80% of total wholesale sales. Sears Canada (SCC.TO) faces online...

sparkenergy-072417.jpg Shares of Spark Energy Inc. (SPKE) are up nearly 35% year-to-date compared to 9% return of the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index during the same period.

The euro slipped against its key counterparts in early European deals on Monday, after a data showed that Eurozone private sector growth slowed for the second successive month in July to the lowest since January. Flash data from IHS Markit showed that the composite output index fell to a 6-month low...

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