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The Canadian stock market is up sharply Thursday morning, riding on strong gains in energy and materials shares, thanks to a jump in commodity prices.

Shares of Amarin Corporation plc (AMRN), which touched a 52-week low of $3.95 on March 31, 2020, following an unfavorable ruling in a patent case related to Vascepa, have since gained 38% as of this writing.

Shares of Shopify Inc. (SHOP) are losing more than 8 percent in Thursday's trading at $353.58. The shares have traded in a range of $190.38 to $593.89 in the past 52 weeks. Wednesday, Shopify said it is suspending its financial outlook for full year 2020 due to the uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus...

The Canadian stock market is likely to open higher Thursday morning, tracking higher oil and gold prices, and modest uptick in European markets.

After the release of Canada trade data for February at 8:30 am ET Thursday, the loonie changed little against its major counterparts. The loonie was trading at 1.5440 against the euro, 75.74 against the yen, 0.8598 against the aussie and 1.4158 against the greenback around 8:34 am ET.

At 8:30 am ET Thursday, Statistics Canada will release Canada trade data for February. Before the data, the loonie traded mixed against its major counterparts. While the loonie dropped against the yen and the greenback, it held steady against the euro and aussie. The loonie was worth 1.5426 against...

The Canadian dollar strengthened against its major counterparts in the Asian session on Thursday, as oil prices jumped after after U.S. President Donald Trump said that a price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia could end soon. Crude for May delivery rose $1.83 to $22.14 per barrel. Speaking at...

Centamin Plc (CELTF.PK, CEY.L, CEE.TO) announced Thursday the appointment of Martin Horgan as Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Company, effective April 6. Horgan will succeed interim CEO, Ross Jerrard, allowing Jerrard to focus on his role and responsibilities as Chief Financial Officer....

Canadian cannabis healthcare technology company Cannalogue said it has submitted an application to Health Canada to conduct a clinical trial with medical cannabis for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. Toronto-based Cannalogue added that if approved by Health Canada, it will enroll...

covidsymptoms april02 A new study performed at Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College (Wuhan, China) has found that some COVID-19 patients with mild disease severity initially experience only digestive symptoms mainly diarrhea. The usual respiratory symptoms like cough, shortness of breath and fever may crop up later or may never manifest in these patients.

The Canadian stock market ended sharply lower on Wednesday, as mounting worries about the rapid spread of the coronavirus pandemic and an imminent deep recession triggered a sell-off almost across the board.

Canadian stocks are drifting lower Wednesday morning, tracking a sell-off in global markets amid reports showing a sharp surge in coronavirus infections and fatalities across the globe, and warning of more severe casualties in coming weeks.

Canadian shares are likely to open with a negative gap Wednesday morning amid rising worries about the spread of the coronavirus infection and its impact on the economy.

The euro lost ground against its major counterparts in the European session on Wednesday, as the death toll from Covid-19 surged in the U.S. and data showed that Eurozone manufacturing activity contracted at the fastest pace in more than seven years in March amid virus outbreak. Final data from IHS...

The Australian and NZ dollars moved down against their major counterparts on Wednesday, as rising coronavirus infections in the U.S. sparked worries about its impact on economy. The U.S. recorded 700 deaths from the coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday, lifting total U.S. fatalities from the disease to...

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