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Canadian stocks ended lower for a second straight session Friday, amid slew of mixed U.S. economic data including a somewhat disappointing U.S. monthly jobs report. The market was also weighed down by geopolitical tensions and concerns about the European banking system, along with the news about Argentina...

Botox maker Allergan Inc (AGN), Friday filed a lawsuit against Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX, VRX.TO), Pershing Square Capital Management and William Ackman, on charges they violated securities laws prohibiting insider trading, engaged in other fraudulent practices, and failed to disclose legally required...

After a flat start, Canadian stocks are drifting lower Friday mid morning amid slew of mixed U.S. economic data including a somewhat downbeat U.S. monthly jobs report. Geopolitical tensions and concerns about the European banking system, along with the news about Argentina missing a debt repayment...

Volkswagen Canada said Friday that it sold 7,706 new cars and light trucks in the month July 2014 through the company's 136 dealers. This bested last year's figure by 51%. Year-to-date, 38,322 new Volkswagens have been sold in Canada, a 5% increase over last year's record pace. In its first full month...

EURUSD2-080114.jpg The U.S. dollar slipped against its major opponents on Friday, as the U.S. jobs data for July fell short of expectations, raising hopes that the U.S. Federal Reserve may keep its accommodative monetary policy stance for sometime. The report released by the Labor Department showed that U.S. jobs growth...

Canadian stocks are likely to open on a cautious note Friday after big losses in the previous session, with investors reacting to a slightly downbeat U.S. jobs report for July. U.S. unemployment unexpectedly edged up to 6.2 percent in the month even as the economy generated 209,000 jobs. This was...

Canadian oil and gas pipelines operator Enbridge, Inc. (ENB, ENB.TO) Friday reported a sharp increase in second-quarter profit, on higher revenues. Earnings per share beat analysts' expectations. The company said it remains on track to achieve its full-year 2014 earnings outlook. Commenting on the...

Enbridge Inc. (ENB.TO, ENB) reported that its second-quarter earnings attributable to shareholders increased to C$756 million or C$0.91 per share, from C$42 million or C$0.05 per share, a year ago. Adjusted earnings was C$328 million or C$0.40 per share, for the quarter. On average, seven analysts...

The Canadian dollar lost ground against other major currencies ahead of the European session on Friday amid risk aversion, as investors focus on U.S. reports of personal income and spending, manufacturing activity and construction spending along with the all-important jobs report later in the day for...

Catamaran Corp. (CCT.TO, CTRX), a provider of pharmacy benefit management services and technology, reported the second-quarter 2014 net income attributable to the company of $71.4 million or $0.34 per share up from $63.4 million, or $0.31 per share in the same quarter last year. Net income attributable...

In the wake of the recent downing of a passenger plane over eastern Ukraine, the United Nations and its partners have set up a task force to reduce the risks of civilian planes flying over conflict areas and ensure that the "right information reaches the right people at the right time." The decision...

The Canadian dollar declined against the U.S. dollar and the euro in Asia on Friday. The loonie that ended yesterday's trading at 1.0904 against the greenback and 1.4603 against the euro slipped to 1.0919 and 1.4615,respectively. If the loonie continues slide, it is likely to find support around 1.10...

The Australian dollar retreated from early highs against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday, after data showed that Australia producer prices dipped in the second quarter and China HSBC manufacturing PMI expanded below economists forecasts in July. Data from from HSBC and Markit...

Red Tiger Mining Inc. late Thursday reported a net loss of $59,460 or $0.00 per share for the three months ended March 31, 2014, compared to a loss of $5.12 million last year. Production costs declined to $4.06 million from $6.86 million last year. Copper sales were $10.96 million at an average...

Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (COS.TO, COSWF) Thursday reported second-quarter net earnings of C$176 million or C$0.36 per share, compared with C$219 million or C$0.45 per share last year. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters projected earnings of C$0.26 per share for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically...