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Canadian stocks kept most of their recent gains Tuesday despite some profit taking in key sectors. The TSX Composite Index was down 20 points to 16,142. Markets were skittish today as U.S. President Donald Trump downplayed China's overtures to end the trade squabble between the two nations. China...

The Canadian stock market is climbing again in early trade Tuesday. The market has risen for eleven straight sessions. Healthcare energy and financial stocks are leading the way higher this morning, while gold and information technology stocks are under pressure. After a flat performance this morning,...

crypto-companies-warning-052218.jpg A Canadian provincial regulator has warned investors that five unlicensed crypto companies are involved in schemes to encourage investors to trade or invest in cryptocurrencies. The firms that the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has named in an investor alert it issued last week are Btcreal, Bitserial, Hypercube Ventures LP, Cabincoin OÜ, and Baappay Inc. OSC said these companies are not reg

At 8:30 am ET Tuesday, Canada wholesale sales for March have been released. Following the data, the loonie changed little against its major counterparts. The loonie was trading at 86.83 against the yen, 1.2764 against the greenback, 1.5051 against the euro and 0.9687 against the aussie around 8:34 am ET.

Canadian stocks will put a long winning streak on the line Tuesday. Early signals are pointing to another upbeat session on Bay Street. The TSX Composite has risen for eleven straight sessions, although most of the daily gains were modest. Energy stocks have led the way thanks to soaring oil prices. WTI...

At 8:30 am ET Tuesday, Canada wholesale sales for March are scheduled for release. Ahead of the data, the loonie traded mixed against its major counterparts. While the loonie recovered against the aussie and the euro, it fell against the yen. Against the greenback, it was steady. The loonie was worth...

Engineering and construction company SNC-Lavalin (SNC.TO) said Tuesday that it has reached a settlement agreement in relation to class actions in Quebec and Ontario filed in 2012 on behalf of security holders. The company has contributed $88 million to a settlement of both class actions. In 2012,...

The euro weakened against its most major counterparts in pre-European deals on Tuesday. The euro fell to 0.8771 against the pound and 1.1772 against the greenback, from its early 6-day high of 0.8782 and a 4-day high of 1.1797, respectively. The single currency slipped to more than a 4-month low...

pharma-daily-052218.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about FDA approval of AstraZeneca's hyperkalemia drug; Dova's platelet booster Doptelet getting regulatory nod; the fifth indication for Amgen's Prolia securing thumbs-up; Sesen's encouraging three-month data from the VISTA trial and investors' concern and Nabriva's LEAP 2 study results.

ebio-may21.jpg NuCana plc (NCNA) has appointed Cyrille Leperlier to its Board as an independent non-executive Director.

avenuetherapeutics-031518.jpg Investors of Avenue Therapeutics Inc. (ATXI) have a reason to smile today, as the shares are up over 30% in pre-market trading.

The U.S. dollar strengthened against its major counterparts in early European deals on Monday, along with treasury yields, as U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin remarked that China and US would put trade war "on hold" amid "meaningful progress" in talks last week. Speaking to Fox News on Sunday,...

The Japanese yen slipped against its major counterparts in Asian deals on Monday amid risk appetite, as the U.S. and China agreed to set up a framework for addressing trade imbalances in the future, helping ease fears of a looming trade war. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin signaled a more...

The Japanese yen slipped against its major counterparts in pre-European deals on Monday. The yen fell to more than a 4-month low of 111.37 against the greenback and near a 4-week low of 111.46 against the franc, from its early highs of 110.82 and 111.03, respectively. The yen slipped to 130.86...

pharma-daily-051718.jpg Another week has gone by, and it was raining FDA approvals. Now, here are some of the pharma/biotech stocks and upcoming events to keep an ear out for in the coming week.

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