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Slightly higher index futures and recovery in global stock markets point to a positive opening for Canadian shares on Tuesday. However, lower crude oil prices may trigger some selling in the energy space and limit market's upside.

The euro dropped against its major counterparts in the European session on Tuesday, as a data showed that Germany's economic confidence weakened in October. Survey data from the Centre for European Economic Research, or ZEW, showed that the economic sentiment index fell sharply by 14.1 points to...

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pharma-011818_15oct18.jpg The following are some of the pharma/biotech stocks that posted the biggest percentage decline today.

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The Canadian stock market ended flat on Monday, after a highly volatile session. The market got off to a positive start with firm commodity prices triggering strong buying at several counters in energy and materials sections, but retreated soon due to concerns about the outlook for the global economy,

The Canadian stock market is inching higher at the start of the new trading week. The strong performance of the gold stocks is helping to fuel the early gains. The price of the previous metal continues to rise as equities struggle. Markets in Europe are turning in a mixed performance Monday, but remain...

The U.S. dollar remained lower against its most major opponents in the European session on Monday, following the release of a data showing much weaker than expected U.S. retail sales growth for September. Data from the Commerce Department showed that retail sales inched up by 0.1 percent in September,...

Lower index futures and weakness in Asian and European market point to a flat to negative start in the Canadian stock market on Monday.

The Canadian dollar slipped against its most major counterparts in early European deals on Monday, as rising U.S. interest rates, Brexit uncertainty, growth concerns and the Italy/EU budget row dampened risk sentiment. A growing feud between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of a prominent...

Fortis Inc. (FTS, FTS.TO) announced its five-year capital investment plan of $17.3 billion for the period 2019 to 2023, up $2.8 billion from the prior year's plan. Consolidated rate base is projected to increase from $26.1 billion in 2018 to approximately $32.0 billion in 2021 and $35.5 billion in 2023,...

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The Canadian stock market snapped a five-session losing streak on Friday, as investors indulged in some bargain hunting after markets in the U.S. and Asia rebounded amid slightly easing worries about economic growth.

The Canadian stock market is gaining ground in early trade Friday, following two consecutive days of triple digit declines. Worries about China's growth have eased after the country reported that it logged a double-digit growth in exports in the month of September, despite escalating trade tensions with...

Canadian shares look headed for a higher opening on Friday, tracking positive global markets and higher Canadian index futures.

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