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Weak data on inflation and retail sales spooked Canadian shares Friday morning, and reeling under the impact, the benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index slipped deeper into the red after a gap down opening.

The Canadian dollar slipped against its major counterparts in the European session on Friday, as a data showed that Canadian retail sales decreased for the third consecutive month in January, driven by weak sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers. Data from Statistics Canada showed that Canada's...

Canada retail sales for January and consumer inflation for February have been released at 8:30 am ET Friday. Following these data, the loonie dropped against its major counterparts. The loonie was trading at 82.11 against the yen, 1.5166 against the euro, 0.9516 against the aussie and 1.3419 against...

Canada retail sales for January and consumer inflation for February are due at 8:30 am ET Friday. Ahead of these data, the loonie fell against the greenback, the aussie and the yen, but held steady against the euro. The loonie was worth 82.31 against the yen, 1.5140 against the euro, 0.9500 against...

The mood in the Canadian stock market is likely to remain cautious Friday morning, due to concerns about global economic slowdown. Data on Canadian retail sales and consumer price inflation, due slightly ahead of the opening bell, will determine early movements in the market.

The euro slipped against its major counterparts in the European session on Friday, as the French and German manufacturing activities contracted steeply in March, reflected by headwinds arising from Brexit talks, U.S.-China trade dispute and soft global demand. Preliminary survey data from IHS Markit...

stock-market-down_21mar19.jpg Yet another potential treatment for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, or NASH, has failed in clinical testing, adding one more to the list of flops in the NASH drug space.

The Canadian stock market ended on a firm note on Thursday, gaining in strength as the day progressed, riding on strong jobs and wholesale trade data.

The Canadian stock market is edging higher after a flat start on Thursday amid cautious moves by investors after the U.S. Federal Reserve said there will not be any rate hikes this year and lowered its outlook for the economy.

Canadian stocks are likely to open on flat or slightly higher on Thursday, tracking oil and gold prices. Investors will also be reacting to the data on wholesale trade.

Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ) announced the company currently expects its net profit for 2019 to be lower than 2018. Total revenue for the full year 2019 is expected to be in the range of $3.5 billion to $3.8 billion. Total module shipments are expected to be in the range of approximately 7.4 GW to 7.8...

The Australian and New Zealand dollars strengthened against their major counterparts in the Asian session on Thursday amid rising risk appetite, as the U.S. Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged and also indicated no rate hikes for this year. At the end of a two-day policy meeting on Wednesday,...

The FDA has approved Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc's (JAZZ) once-daily Sunosi for excessive daytime sleepiness associated with narcolepsy or obstructive sleep apnea. Sunosi in doses of 75 mg and 150 mg is approved for patients with narcolepsy, and in doses of 37.5 mg, 75 mg, and 150 mg, it is approved...

After seeing modest weakness for much of the session, Canadian stocks fluctuated in afternoon trading on Wednesday following the Federal Reserve's monetary policy announcement.

Following the pullback seen in the previous session, Canadian stocks are seeing some further downside in morning trading on Wednesday.

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