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After opening marginally up and edging up further in early trades, the Canadian stock market slipped into negative territory Thursday morning with investors largely making cautious moves, reacting to a mixed batch of economic data from either side of the border.

aircanada-oct17.jpg Air Canada has extended its grounding of Boeing's 737 MAX-8 aircraft and removed it from its flying schedule until February 14, 2020. The airline had earlier said its fleet of 24 grounded jetliners will not join its schedules until January 8, 2020. The Canadian flag carrier said the extension is a result of the ongoing regulatory uncertainty about the timing of the aircraft returning to service.

ecolibaceria-oct17.jpg The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has issued a public health alert for row beef products from Ryding-Regency Meat Packers, Ontario, Canada, citing possible E. coli contamination.

Canadian shares are likely to open higher on Thursday thanks to reports that the U.K. and EU have agreed on a draft Brexit deal.

zeiss-oct17.jpg Shares of Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (AFX.F) are up 52 percent year-to-date on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange while the German benchmark index, the DAX, has gained 20 percent for the same period.

biotechonology1-oct17.jpg The following are the healthcare stocks that hit a new 52-week high on Wednesday.

The Japanese yen depreciated against its most major counterparts during the European morning session on Thursday. The yen fell back to 108.82 against the greenback, from a high of 108.65 seen at 8:30 pm ET. The yen dropped to a 2-1/2-month low of 120.61 against the euro and more than a 2-month...

The Australian dollar traded higher against its major counterparts in the Asian session on Thursday, as a reduction in the nation's unemployment rate in September dimmed hopes of another rate cut from the Reserve Bank of Australia next month. Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed that...

sibone-oct16.jpg Shares of SI-BONE Inc. (SIBN) are down nearly 32 percent from a high of $23.03 recorded on January 16, 2019, and trade around $15.

pharmadown-oct16.jpg The following are some of the healthcare stocks that posted the biggest percentage decline on Wednesday.

pharma-032817_16oct19.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the healthcare sector.

Canadian stocks swung between gains and losses on Wednesday as investors largely seemed reluctant to make significant moves amid uncertainty about U.S.-China trade deal and the impasse over Brexit talks.

Canadian shares were swinging between gains and losses Wednesday morning with investors reacting to the data on inflation and news related to trade and Brexit issues.

The Canadian dollar declined against its major counterparts in the European session on Wednesday, following a data showing a decline in the nation's consumer prices in September. Data from Statistics Canada showed that the CPI edged down 0.1 percent on a seasonally adjusted monthly basis in September,...

Unexpected decline in the U.S. retail sales in September dragged the U.S. dollar down in the European session on Wednesday. Data from the Commerce Department showed that retail sales fell by 0.3 percent in September after climbing by an upwardly revised 0.6 percent in August. Economists had expected...

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