Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,908.78, down 6.90 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 39 cents, or 5.28 per cent, to $7.00 on 14.4 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Unchanged at $3.17 on 7.1 million shares. Lundin Mining Corp. (TSX:LUN). Miner. Down 12 cents, or 1.73 per cent, to $6.81 on 5.02 million... Read More

WestJet, Delta sign preliminary deal to deepen cross-border partnership

WestJet, Delta sign preliminary deal to deepen cross-border partnership
WestJet and Delta Air Lines plan to form a joint venture that will enhance transborder service and deepen the relationship between the two companies. They said in a statement early Wednesday that the joint venture, which has yet to be approved, would  increase travel choices between Canada and the United States along with enhanced frequent flyer benefits. Calgary-based WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA) and Delta said... Read More

Bank of Canada holds rate but sends fresh signals that hikes are on the horizon

Bank of Canada holds rate but sends fresh signals that hikes are on the horizon
OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada is sticking with its trend-setting interest rate — but it’s sending out fresh, yet cautious, warnings that increases are likely on the way. The central bank has now left its rate locked at one per cent for two straight policy announcements after the strengthening economy prompted it to raise it twice in the summer. The bank is pointing to several positives that could support... Read More

Report: Rogers considering sale of Blue Jays, stake in Cogeco

Report: Rogers considering sale of Blue Jays, stake in Cogeco
TORONTO — Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B) is reportedly considering the sale of such assets as baseball’s Toronto Blue Jays and a stake in media company Cogeco Inc. (TSX:CCA) to free up capital for other investments. But in a speech to the UBS Global Media and Communications conference Tuesday in New York, Rogers chief financial officer Tony Staffieri said no deal... Read More

Retailer Dollarama reports third-quarter profit and sales up from year ago

Retailer Dollarama reports third-quarter profit and sales up from year ago
MONTREAL — Dollarama Inc. says it earned $130.1 million in its third quarter, up from $110.1 million in the same quarter last year, boosted by higher sales. The company (TSX:DOL) says the profit amounted to $1.15 per diluted share, up from 92 cents per diluted share a year ago when the company had more shares outstanding. Analysts on average had... Read More

Retailer HBC reports $243M third-quarter loss, sales down from year ago

Retailer HBC reports $243M third-quarter loss, sales down from year ago
TORONTO — Hudson’s Bay Co. lost $243 million in its latest quarter as overall revenue and comparable-store sales fell compared with a year ago. The retailer (TSX:HBC) said Wednesday the loss amounted to $1.33 per diluted share for the 13 weeks ended Oct. 28 compared with a loss of $125 million or 69 cents per diluted share a year ago. Retail... Read More