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The U.S. dollar fell against its major counterparts on Tuesday, as traders speculate that soft global growth may cause the Federal Reserve to delay the timing of interest rate hike. Although the central bank is expected to wind down its quantitative easing program completely at its October 28-29 meeting,...

The Australia and NZ dollars firmed up further against the other major currencies on Tuesday after data showed that Chinese economic growth data was slightly above expectations. Ahead of the Chinese data, the Australian dollar was up slightly against most major currencies following the release of...

Brookfield Canada Office Properties (BOXC, BOX_UN.TO) Monday reported third-quarter funds from operations of C$38 million or C$0.41 per unit, compared with C$33 million or C$0.36 per unit last year. Excluding items, adjusted FFO for the quarter was C$0.32 per unit, compared with C$0.28 per unit a...

Canadian stocks ended higher for a third straight session on Monday, led mainly by mining stocks with bullion prices forging ahead, although somewhat pegged back a little by the sluggishness in the financial and energy sectors. The uptick was also supported by some upbeat domestic data with wholesale...

Canadian stocks are quite sluggish Monday morning, with investors reluctant to snap up equities amid global economic jitters. The mood is cautious with investors looking ahead to China's industrial production and GDP data, due tomorrow. A disappointing earnings report from U.S. technology major...

The Australian dollar resumed its early advance against some of its major counterparts in New York deals on Monday. The aussie rose to a 5-day high of 1.4518 against the euro and a 4-day high of 0.9912 against the loonie. The aussie reached as high as 0.8797 against the greenback around 10:10 am...

Reversing direction, the Japanese yen rose against its most major counterparts in early New York deals on Monday. The yen was trading at 106.78 against the greenback and 136.29 against the euro, off early 5-day low of 107.38 and a 10-day low of 137.00, respectively. The yen reversed from early...

Canadian stocks are likely to open lower Monday, weighed by a disappointing earnings report from U.S. technology major IBM. Data from Statistics Canada showing 0.2 percent increase in Canadian wholesales sales in August, against a revised 0.2 percent decline in July, could aid sentiment. Technology...

ValeantPharmaceuticals-102014.jpg Canadian drug maker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., which has made a hostile takeover bid for Botox maker Allergan Inc., on Monday reported a turnaround to profit in the third quarter on strong revenue growth and lower expenses. Looking ahead, Valeant Pharma raised its adjusted earnings outlook for the fourth quarter as well as fiscal 2014.

Canada's wholesale sales for August have been released at 8:30 am ET Friday. After the data, the loonie changed little against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 0.9880 against the aussie, 1.1259 against the greenback, 1.4394 against the euro and 94.93 against the yen around 8:32 am ET.

Canada's wholesale sales for August are due at 8:30 am ET Friday. Ahead of the data, the loonie showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the loonie held steady against the greenback and the aussie, it declined against the euro and the yen. The loonie was quoted at 0.9882 against the aussie,...

Primary Energy Recycling Corp. (PRI.TO) announced that it has entered into an agreement with a newly-formed company or the "Purchaser" owned by a consortium led by Fortistar LLC, under which the Purchaser will acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Primary Energy for cash at a price of US$5.40...

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP, CP.TO) announced Monday that exploratory conversations held with CSX Corp. (CSX) about a possible business combination have ended. No further talks are planned. Canadian Pacific Railway said it proposed an integrated coast-to-coast combination that would improve...

Technology giant Apple Inc. (AAPL), which recently unveiled the next iteration of its tablets-- iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3, with both sporting Touch ID fingerprint sensor found on the iPhone, is slated to report fourth quarter results. The Cupertino, California-based computing and electronics company...

The Japanese yen weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Monday, helped by an increase in risk appetite on brightening global growth prospects following the release of solid U.S. economic data. The U.S. economic data released on Friday bolstered hopes concerning global...