The cost of a Canadian home in terms of how much you have to work to pay for it has surged in recent years, a new analysis of data from the Broadbent Institute in Ottawa said Thursday.
Canada's main stock index rose on Thursday, snapping a three-day losing streak as higher oil prices supported energy stocks, while gold stocks also rallied.
TransCanada Corp. says it has secured the final permits needed to start construction and operation of its proposed Coastal GasLink pipeline.
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. (MFI-T) is “gaining sustainability,” said CIBC World Markets analyst Mark Petrie. In the wake of “strong” first-quarter 2016 results, he upgraded his rating for the stock to “sector outperformer” from “sector performer.
Trade data and poor earnings hit the dollar and stock markets earlier in the week. The Canadian dollar and TSX edged up on Thursday after significant losses earlier this week.