Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,596.75, down 25.65 points.) Harte Gold Corp. (TSX:HRT). Materials. Up three cents, or 23.08 per cent, to 16 cents on 4.7 million shares. The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS). Financials. Up 54 cents, or 0.96 per...
Major automakers on Thursday posted a weak finish to the year for U.S. new vehicle sales but remained bullish on the outlook for the economy even as much of the industry braced for what is widely expected to be a worse year in 2019. "Despite recent market turbulence, the data...
Canada Goose Holdings Inc. rose the most in more than six weeks after the company opened its flagship store in Beijing over the weekend. The store had been delayed since Dec. 15 amid escalating tensions between Canada and China following the arrest of Huawei Technologies Co.’s chief financial officer in...
Air Canada has signed a definitive agreement to buy the Aeroplan loyalty program from Aimia Inc. for $450 million in cash. Under the deal, Air Canada will also assume $1.9 billion of Aeroplan miles liability. The definitive agreement follows an announcement in August of a tentative sale. Air Canada says it...
Montreal area home sales in April up 10 per cent from year ago. The Greater Montréal Real Estate Board (GMREB) has just released its most recent residential real estate market statistics for the Montréal Census Metropolitan Area (CMA), based on the real estate brokers’ Centris® provincial database. In total, 5,432 residential...
China on Monday is slapping tariffs on U.S. shipments to the country, such as meat and fruit. China announced Sunday that it is implementing new tariffs on more than 120 U.S. imports in response to President Trump’s recent decision to increase taxes on imported steel and aluminum. The Chinese Ministry of...
Teens' Donation Dollars for Women's Center Top $4000. A decision by two local teens to enter a Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) competition has blossomed into something neither girl imagined would happen — more than $4,000 worth of donations for women and children at a local women’s shelter. Avery Palacios...
Fiona Inc.: Nearly $500K to Cincinnati Zoo from sales of hippo books, beer and ice cream. As she approaches her first birthday Jan. 24, the youngest superstar of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden has spurred local companies to give the zoo nearly $500,000 from sales of Fiona trinkets to...
(The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.) By Chris Taylor NEW YORK (Reuters) - You probably know Sammy Hagar as a music legend, either from his solo career or as a longtime frontman for Van Halen. What you might not know: The...
(Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc will pay $125 million to resolve claims that it made misrepresentations while selling mortgage-backed securities to two large California pension funds, the state’s attorney general has announced. The settlement announced on Friday by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra was the...