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FridayThe13th-101617.jpg Flight 666 for HEL departed just after the 13th hour on Friday, October 13, for one last time. Nevertheless, the FinnAir A320 flight from Copenhagen, Denmark, did land safely at HEL - the International Air Transport Association code for Helsinki in Finland - an hour and a half later in partly sunny weather. Friday the 13th is considered an unlucky day in Western superstition.

The Canadian stock market is rising in early trade Tuesday. The industrials are among the top performing stocks this morning, after Airbus has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Bombardier Inc.'s (BBD_B.TO) C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership. Financial and energy stocks are also contributing...

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) will host a conference call at 4:30 PM ET on October 17, 2017, to discuss Q3 17 earnings results. To access the live webcast, log on to investor.cpr.ca To listen to the call, dial 1-647-427-7450 or 1-888-231-8191. For a replay call, dial 416-849-0833 or...

Canadian stocks were looking for direction Tuesday morning amid signficant news in the aerospace sector. Airbus has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Bombardier Inc.'s (BBD_B.TO, BBD_A.TO) C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership. This comes after U.S. President Donald Trump imposed import duties...

The U.S. dollar climbed against its most major opponents in pre-European deals on Tuesday, as U.S. Treasury yields rose in the wake of reports that President Donald Trump was favoring Stanford economist John Taylor, considered to be relatively hawkish than current Chair Janet Yellen, to lead the Federal...

The U.S. dollar climbed against its most major opponents in pre-European deals on Tuesday. The greenback advanced to weekly highs of 0.9792 against the franc and 1.1755 against the euro, from its early lows of 0.9748 and 1.1800, respectively. The greenback hit 4-day highs of 0.7833 against the...

pharma-101717.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Restoration Robotics' closing of IPO; Immune Design's plans to initiate a pivotal phase 3 trial of CMB305 in patients with synovial sarcoma; Bristol-Myers' exploration of new indication for its blockbuster immunotherapy drug Opdivo and Fennec's SIOPEL 6 study results.

The Australian dollar climbed against its major counterparts in the Asian session on Tuesday amid risk appetite, as Asian shares rose tracking fresh record highs on Wall Street as well as on firm commodity prices. Comments by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, who reiterated her belief that additional...

Airbus (EADSF.PK, EADSY.PK) agreed to acquire majority stake in Bombardier Inc.'s (BBD_B.TO, BBD_A.TO) C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership. Neither company will contribute cash to the venture at the closing, nor will the combination assume any debt. As per the agreement, Airbus will provide procurement,...

Pharma-101317.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of October 16, 2017.

Canadian stocks were little changed Monday, giving back early gains after once again finding resistance near record highs. The TSX Composite Index was down 4.47 points, or 0.03%, to 15,802.70. Recent gains have taken the index within hailing distance of February's record highs above 15,900. Gold...

Drone-Skyjet-101617.jpg In the first such incident in Canada, a commercial airplane was struck by a drone last week, the government said Sunday. However, the aircraft was able to land safely. A plane operated by charter airline Skyjet was struck on one of its wings by a drone when it was approaching Quebec City's Jean Lesage International Airport last Thursday.

The Canadian stock market is climbing at the start of the new trading week. Energy stocks are leading the way higher this morning, as crude oil prices have risen above $52 a barrel after Iraqi and Kurdish forces clashed near Kirkuk's oil fields. The majority of the European markets are inching higher...

Ford-101617.jpg Ford Motor Co. said Friday that it will offer free repairs to North American owners of more than 1.4 million 2011-17 Explorer sports utility vehicles to reduce the potential for exhaust or carbon monoxide entering their vehicles. The recall involves about 1.3 million vehicles in the U.S., 84,000 in Canada and 24,000 in Mexico.

Canadian stocks may challenge record highs this week, with early signs pointing to a positive start to Monday's session due to higher oil prices. The TSX Composite has jumped near 15,800, not far from February's record highs. In corporate news, Bombardier Inc. (BBD_B.TO, BBD_A.TO) is seeking investors...

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