U.S. jobless claims rose last week, but remained near 14-year lows. A Kroger Co. employee in Lexington, Ky., takes applications at a job fair earlier this month.
Softer-than-expected business outside of Canada and recent volatility that could negatively impact Canaccord Genuity Group Inc.'s capital market activity, prompted TD Securities to downgrade the independent broker on Thursday.
... * TSX up 150.84 points, or 1.1 percent, at 14,462.91 * Nine of the 10 main index groups rise * Energy sector up 2.4 percent, materials down 0.5 percent By Solarina Ho TORONTO, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index was sharply higher on ...
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (TSX:POT) is reporting $317 million of net income, or 38 cents per share, in the third quarter -- missing analyst estimates as tax expenses rose and prices fell compared with a year ago.
Canadian PressWithout a sustained increase in oil prices, the loonie will weaken at least another 4%, say the nation's two biggest lenders.