Markets (Canada)

Real estate anxiety hits B.C. divorce court

A real estate agent from West Vancouver has brought housing market uncertainty into his divorce proceedings, arguing a slowdown caused by government …

Real Estate

Facing shipping constraints, Canada moving oil one truckload at a time

© Reuters. Facing shipping constraints, Canada moving oil one truckload at a time<p>By Rod Nickel and Julie Gordon<p>WINNIPEG, Manitoba/VANCOUVER (Reuters) …

Commodities

An unexpected nickel, copper, and cobalt discovery in Northwest BC

Garibaldi Resources Corp. (TSX.V: GGI) is one of this year’s <i>Venture 50</i> companies — the company’s current priorities are advancing its Rodadero …

Market Capitalization

At the open: TSX higher as financial stocks gain

Canada’s main stock index opened higher on Monday, led by gains in financial shares and as Bank of Canada chief showed comfort with inflation running above the central bank’s 2-per-cent target.<p>The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX Composite Index rose 28.06 points, or 0.18 per cent, to 15,512.38.<p>The …

Stock Markets

TSX higher as financial stocks gain

Canada's main stock index opened higher on Monday, led by gains in financial shares and as Bank of Canada chief showed comfort with inflation running …

Bank of Canada

Monday’s small-cap stocks to watch

<i>Our roundup of Canadian small-caps of between $100-million and $2.5-billion in market capitalization making news and on the move today.</i><p><b>Knight Therapeutics Inc.</b> (GUD-T) said Health Canada has approved its Probuphine (buprenorphine subdermal implant) product for the management of opioid dependence in …

Labor Law

ASX set to fall amid Hayne royal commission fallout

Australian shares appear poised to start the week lower after metals eased and amid expected further fallout from the Hayne royal commission. ASX …

Stock Markets

The big question: Will strong earnings finally spark a rally on the lagging TSX?

The good news is that a strong Canadian earnings season is shaping up, providing a potential ballast for domestic stocks at a time of considerable volatility.<p>The bad news is that nothing has succeeded in igniting the Canadian stock market over the last year – not earnings, not the economy and not …

Business (Canada)

GE Takes Hit From Old Mortgage Unit but Says Turnaround on Track

CEO John Flannery says company will exceed cost-cutting goal, stands by 2018 profit goals<p>By<p>Thomas Gryta<p>Thomas Gryta<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@tgryta<p>Google+<p>Thomas.Gryta@wsj.com<p>General Electric Co. GE 3.93% reported a quarterly loss on a $1.5 billion charge related to a subprime mortgage …

Business (Canada)

Ericsson Soars but Bears Still Skeptical

By<p>Updated April 20, 2018 5:05 p.m. ET<p>Shares of telecom-equipment giant <b>Ericsson</b> (ERIC) ended the day up $1.14, or 17%, at $7.78, on the company’s …

Business

🇨🇦 CanadaWeedStocks 🇨🇦 (@canadaweedstocks) | Instagram photos videos

🇨🇦 CanadaWeedStocks 🇨🇦 ( @canadaweedstocks )<p>#cannabis #canadaweed #canadianweed #weed #tsxv #tsx #investing #investment #stocks #canada …

Cannabis

Why a 3% yield can be seen as a threat, a nearly oversold stock, and the best U.S. and global ETFs

It’s not a 3 per cent yield that threatens stocks going by this 40-year pattern.<p>A two-week bounce in equities seemed to be losing steam as the 10-year Treasury yield approached the much feared 3 per cent. The worry is premature, according to Tom Lee, the co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors …

Investing

Home sales down in Metro Vancouver | Watch News Videos Online

Is Metro Vancouver’s redhot real estate market finally cooling down? As Aaron McArthur reports, the latest numbers show homes sales are down …

Real Estate

Tech tumbles ahead of crucial week for quarterly results

U.S. technology stocks tumbled on Friday ahead of a crucial week of quarterly reports from Alphabet, Facebook and other heavyweights as investors worried that the high-performance sector may be running out of fuel.<p>Google-parent Alphabet and Microsoft both lost more than 1 percent, while Apple …

Business (Canada)

The close: Dow drops over 200 points as tech stocks tumble

World stocks dipped on Friday as worries about a global slowdown in smartphone demand dented the technology sector, while oil prices dipped and then recovered after U.S. President Donald Trump sent them lower with a tweet criticizing OPEC.<p>A U.S. bond sell-off continued for a second day, pushing the …

Business (Canada)

Canada shares higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.44%

© Reuters. Canada shares higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.44%<p>Investing.com – Canada equities were higher at the close on Friday, as …

Stock Markets

Fearless Girl to leave Wall Street's Charging Bull

New York's <i>Fearless Girl</i> statue that has become a global symbol of female business prowess will be moved from her spot staring down Wall Street's …

Entertainment (Canada)

10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, JPM, BCS, FOXA, DIS, QCOM, WFC)

Here is what you need to know.<p><b>The indicator with an almost perfect record of predicting US recessions is edging toward a tipping point.</b> The spread between two-year and 10-year Treasury yields has tightened to 45 basis points, its flattest since late 2007.<p><b>London reclaims the crown as the world's</b> …

Markets

JPMorgan, National Bank of Canada, others test debt issuance on blockchain

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: JP Morgan Chase & Co sign outside headquarters in New York<p>By Anna Irrera<p>NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co (N:JPM) has …

Stock Markets

Alcoa (AA) Q1 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

<b>Alcoa</b> (NYSE: AA) Q1 2018 Earnings Conference CallApril 18, 2018 <i>5:00 p.m. ET</i><p><b>Operator</b><p>Good afternoon, and welcome to the Alcoa Corporation First-Quarter 2018 Earnings Presentation and Conference Call. [Operator instructions]. Please note, this event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the …

Markets

Closing Bell: Sensex ends off day’s low points, Nifty above 10,550; IT surges

The Sensex is down 11.71 points or 0.03% at 34415.58, while the Nifty is down 1.30 points or 0.01% at 10564.00.

Business (India)

The slow but steady return of inflation and how to profit from it

Rising commodity prices have thrust inflation back to the forefront of investors’ minds. John Stepek explains the best way to profit.The post The …

Business (Canada)

IMF chief sends volatility warning to investors

<i>by Andrew Mayeda</i><p>Investors should be prepared for more volatility as overstretched markets adapt to the end of easy central-bank money, according to …

Stock Markets

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ hits 11-day low as rate hike bets slip on inflation miss

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ hits 11-day low as rate hike bets slip on inflation miss<p>* Canadian dollar at C$1.2756, or 78.39 U.S. cents<p>* Loonie touches its …

Business (Canada)

GE profit tops estimates as cost-cutting kicks in

(Reuters) - General Electric Co posted quarterly results that topped expectations on Friday, as earnings from aviation, healthcare and transportation offset weak power and oil-and-gas profits, sending shares sharply higher.<p>GE affirmed its forecast for 2018 earnings and cash flow, and said it …

Business (Canada)

Months after imposing tax hikes, City of Montreal declares budget surplus

After raising taxes at the beginning of the year to make up for what was then described as a "huge" budget shortfall, the Plante administration now …

Canada

Canada, Mexico laud NAFTA progress, ministers to reconvene Tuesday

© Reuters. Mexican Economy Minister Guajardo, Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland and U.S. Trade Representative Lighthizer smile during a joint news …

Stock Markets

BMO Asset Management Inc. Announces Cash Distributions for BMO Exchange Traded Funds

TORONTO , April 19, 2018 /CNW/ - BMO Asset Management Inc. (BMO AM) today announced the April 2018 cash distributions for certain BMO Exchange Traded …

Business (Canada)

Kirk Falconer wrote a new post, Sentient joins North American Nickel’s $17.5 mln financing, on the site PE Hub

Vancouver-based mineral exploration company North American Nickel Inc (TSX-V: NAN) has closed a private placement deal, raising $17.5 million. …

Investing

TSX rises as financials, Rogers Communications offset energy

Canada's main stock index opened higher on Friday as gains in financial stocks and shares of Rogers Communications offset declines in energy …

Business (Canada)