Market talk

  • Daily Wrap-up

    TSX follows Wall Street lower on weak US retail data... Analysts speculate on higher inflation target... Housing markets surprise on Teranet-National HPI... Trican announces 2,000 lay-offs...

  • Daily Market Update

    Wall Street closes lower Tuesday; World markets higher Wednesday... Verizon buys AOL for $4.4 billion... More debt for college students... Banks criticized over fairness of fees...

  • Daily Wrap-up

    Global concerns weigh on TSX... Moody’s warns of continued high unemployment... Shopping online attracted three-quarters of Canadians last year... Air Canada to keep higher fees whatever the fuel costs... Honey, we’ve shrunk the (cost of the) kids...

  • Daily Market Update

    Bonds sell-off leads to Wall St. losses; World markets mixed Tuesday... Banks could be about to plead guilty over forex manipulation claims... Apple to team with Alibaba?... Self-driving cars involved in crashes...

  • Daily Wrap-up

    TSX lower on energy stocks; Oil prices down after China demand spike... Alberta should process more of its oil says new premier... BMO: Newfoundland and Labrador to slip into recession... Lowes pick up 13 stores and warehouse from Target...

  • Daily Market Update

    US stocks lift as rate hike fears subside; China increases stimulus... China overtakes US as world’s biggest buyer of oil... Which 5 US firms have nearly half a trillion in cash?... Overseas CFO’s believe North America is the economic powerhouse...

  • Daily Wrap-up

    TSX advances on US jobs, UK election... 19,700 jobs lost in Canada in April... Victoria could introduce licensing for marijuana dispensaries... 17 per cent max out TFSA contributions...

  • Daily Market Update

    Markets await latest jobs data; Europe higher on UK election... Monsanto $45bn offer for Switzerland’s Syngenta rejected... Record number of Americans hand back passports... App developers earning more from Android...

  • Daily Wrap-up

    Energy, financials drag TSX lower but it ends flat... Manulife profits fall but dividend is boosted... Bombardier to spin-off trains business... Rogers Media cuts 100 jobs and cuts newscasts... Blackberry…but without the keyboard...

  • Daily Market Update

    Wall St. down as investors weigh options... Tesla reports loss but not as bad as expected... Google puts $150 million into diversity... Fed boosts its portfolio as bonds reach expiry...