Energy companies and miners helped push the Toronto stock market lower Tuesday morning as investors looked for direction amid a dearth of market-moving corporate and economic news.
Brutal winter weather is holding back the global economy, but it's on track for solid growth later in the year, a major economic think-tank says.
Canadian employers expect to hire cautiously in the next three months, with job seekers more likely to have success in Western Canada than in Ontario and Quebec, according to a new survey of hiring intentions.
MONTREAL - Quebec pension fund manager La Caisse de depot is investing $8 million in commercial insurance broker, BFL Canada. La Caisse says the long-term funds will help the broker grow its presence, with a focus on acquisitions.
(Reuters) - Canadian Pacific Railway (CP.TO: Quote) (CP.N: Quote), the country's second-largest rail operator, said on Tuesday it will buy back up to 5.3 million shares, or about 3 percent of its total outstanding shares, over the next year.