Canada's main stock index was lower on Thursday as Goldcorp Inc. dived after it reported disappointing quarterly results and got hit, along with other gold miners, by a drop in the bullion price fueled by positive U.S.
TransCanada has officially filed for government approval for the $12 billion Energy East pipeline project with the National Energy Board.
... * Q3 adjusted profit $0.12/shr vs est $0.09/shr. * Q3 revenue up 21 pct at $4.91 bln vs est $4.81 bln. * Q3 profit cut in half on charge for job cuts.
NEW YORK - Global equity markets were mixed on Thursday while the dollar surged to a three-week high and government bond yields rose, one day after the US Federal Reserve announced the end of its six-year bond-buying stimulus programme.
Tim Hortons could face widespread layoffs and strict cost cutting measures if Burger King's parent company takes over the chain, says a study from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.