Doughnuts and pastries. Stalks of still-crunchy celery. Bags of bright, plump oranges. It sounds like a shopping list, but it was all in Walmart's garbage.
The Peoria, Illinois-based company said it had net income of 48 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 85 cents per share.
General Motors Co on Tuesday said its third-quarter net income doubled on strong truck and SUV sales in its home U.S. market. The world's third-biggest auto maker reported a profit of $2.8-billion, or $1.76 per share, up 104 per cent.
Don't call it a comeback, exactly, but maybe think of it as a bright spot on an otherwise dim Alberta jobs front. Precision Drilling Corp.
The provincial government is committing $10 million to help farmers become more energy efficient, a move it says will reduce emissions and help producers offset the cost of the soon-to-be-introduced carbon tax.