Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,119.28, down 30.87 points). The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings. (TSX:TGOD). Health care. Up 61 cents, or 21.2 per cent to $3.49 on 21.1 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 41 cents, or 4.66 per cent, to $9.20 on 19.1 million shares. Mega Uranium Ltd. (TSX:MGA).... Read More

North American markets break three-day winning streak but end week higher

North American markets break three-day winning streak but end week higher
TORONTO — North American markets broke a three-day winning streak but ended the week higher. The S&P/TSX composite index closed down 30.87 points to 15,119.28. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 109.91 points at 25,270.83. The S&P 500 index was off 17.31 points to 2,723.06, while the Nasdaq composite was down 77.06 points at 7,356.99. The Canadian... Read More

ParcelPal Expands Into United States With Amazon

ParcelPal Expands Into United States With Amazon
ParcelPal Technology Inc., announced earlier yesterday that it has expanded their relationship and operations with Amazon.com by commencing operations in the state of Washington and will begin delivering for Amazon imminently. The initial delivery service will be offered in Everett, Washington with the plan for greater expansion into the USA. The Company... Read More

Canadian territories grant IIROC authority to protect investors from wrongdoing

Canadian territories grant IIROC authority to protect investors from wrongdoing
TORONTO — Canada’s investment dealer regulator says the governments of the Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon have joined seven provinces in granting it legal authority to protect investors and discipline wrongdoers. The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) says the superintendents of securities of the three territories are allowing it to collect fines against individuals it has disciplined directly... Read More

BMO expanding role of Brian Tobin at the bank, names him vice-chairman

BMO expanding role of Brian Tobin at the bank, names him vice-chairman
TORONTO — BMO Financial Group is expanding the role of Brian Tobin and making the former premier of Newfoundland and Labrador vice-chairman at the bank. Tobin has served as vice-chairman at BMO Capital Markets since April 2013. In the new job, Tobin will report to Darryl White, chief executive of BMO Financial Group. He will provide senior relationship management for corporate,... Read More

Wage growth weakens despite tightened job market; unemployment rate dips to 5.8%

Wage growth weakens despite tightened job market; unemployment rate dips to 5.8%
OTTAWA — Canada’s unemployment rate has edged back down to its four-decade low of 5.8 per cent — but even in a job market that’s having a hard time finding workers, wage growth is continuing to slow. The country added 11,200 net new jobs in October, including a gain of 33,900 full-time positions, Statistics Canada said Friday in its latest labour force survey. The agency... Read More

Energy sector weighs on Toronto stocks, loonie trades lower against U.S. dollar

Energy sector weighs on Toronto stocks, loonie trades lower against U.S. dollar
TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index moved lower in late-morning trading as oil prices lost ground and the energy sector moved down. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 35.55 points at 15,114.60. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 70.24 points at 25,310.50. The S&P 500 index was down 10.60 points at 2,729.77, while the Nasdaq composite... Read More

US regulators subpoenaed Tesla production data, company says

US regulators subpoenaed Tesla production data, company says
DETROIT — U.S. securities investigators have subpoenaed information from Tesla about production forecasts for the Model 3 electric car that were made last year, the company acknowledged in a regulatory filing Friday. The disclosure in Tesla’s quarterly financial report also says the Securities and Exchange Commission subpoena covered other public statements made about Model 3 production. The filing adds that... Read More

Canada’s August trade data gets big revision after purchase of three icebreakers

Canada’s August trade data gets big revision after purchase of three icebreakers
OTTAWA — Statistics Canada is making a major revision to the country’s trade balance for August as it accounts for a $600-million purchase of three icebreakers late in the month. The agency says the $526-million trade surplus it reported for August has been revised to show a $551-million deficit — which represents a swing in the trade balance of more than $1 billion. The revision represented a $981-million increase in imports... Read More