Canadian wholesale trade unexpectedly rose by 0.2 percent in August from July to the second-highest level ever, recouping most of July's loss, Statistics Canada data indicated on Monday.
LAVAL, Que. -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (TSX:VRX) beat analyst estimates for third-quarter profit and says both the fourth quarter and 2015 are looking more positive than estimates have forecast.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as the market closes in New York October 17, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson.
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