The Toronto stock market was slightly higher Wednesday amid positive earnings news and signs of weakening Chinese growth. The S&P/TSX composite index climbed 13.8 points to 14,569.77.
The Globe's new Real Estate Beat offers news and analysis on the Canadian housing market from real estate reporter, Tara Perkins, and others.
... �. * Reports earnings of $0.20/share, in line with est. * Revenue falls 4.4 pct to $1.31 bln, below est. * Expects demand volatility in 2nd-half of 2014 (Adds second-quarter forecast, details, share move).
OTTAWA, April 23 (Reuters) - Canada announced a unilateral three-year phase-out of older oil tanker rail cars on Wednesday, moving ahead of the United States after last year's derailment in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, that killed 47 people.
VANCOUVER - Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G) said Wednesday that its takeover offer for Osisko Mining Corp. (TSX:OSK) did not meet its minimum conditions and it has allowed the bid to expire.