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B.C. gas prices could jump 45 cents per litre if Alberta turns off the taps: analyst

Tuesday  05:05,   17 april 2018
Global News

B.C. gas prices could jump 45 cents per litre if Alberta turns off the taps: analystWith both Alberta and Saskatchewan now threatening to "turn off the tap," potentially starving B.C. of oil and gas, a fuel industry expert says British Columbians[...]

Oil prices rise amid risk of supply disruptions

Tuesday  05:05,   17 april 2018
Reuters

Oil prices rise amid risk of supply disruptionsOil prices rose on Tuesday amid worries there could be a high risk of disruptions to supply, especially in the Middle[...]

Growing number of Canadians say they’re feeling the impact of higher interest rates

Monday  23:16,   16 april 2018
Baystreet

Growing number of Canadians say they’re feeling the impact of higher interest[...]

Canada’s own tech star readies IPO down south

Monday  23:11,   16 april 2018
The Motley Fool

Canada’s own tech star readies IPO down southCeridian HCM Holding Inc. (TSX:CDAY)(NYSE:CDAY), is about to go public, raising up to US$600 million from its[...]

These food retailers look cheap: Which is the better buy?

Monday  22:57,   16 april 2018
The Motley Fool

Should you buy Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (TSX:ATD.B) or Loblaw Companies Ltd. (TSX:L) for total returns today?Food retail stocks have really come off in the last year. The stock of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (TSX:ATD.B) has declined nearly[...]

Will gold and silver continue to climb after Syria strikes?

Monday  22:57,   16 april 2018
The Motley Fool

Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX:K)(NYSE:KGC) stock and the price of gold and silver generally could rise as U.S. strikes on Syria increase global tensions.On the night of April 13, President Donald Trump announced that the U.S. would conduct military[...]

As interest rates rise, shore up your portfolio with these financials stocks

Monday  22:56,   16 april 2018
The Motley Fool

Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) is but one financial stock that is in for good times ahead.Despite record consumer debts and very shaky housing markets, unemployment remains at 40-year lows, and inflation is creeping up to the Bank of[...]

Robots ride to the rescue where workers can't be found

Monday  22:41,   16 april 2018
The New York Times

Fast-growing economies in Eastern Europe have led to severe labor shortages, so companies are calling in the machines.Raising wages didn’t help. Nor did offers to subsidize[...]

GTA housing market poised for spring thaw

Monday  22:31,   16 april 2018
Toronto Star

GTA housing market poised for spring thawOakville broker Tracy Nursall says it’s been longer than a single aberrant year since the Toronto Region experienced a typical spring market. This year is more similar to 2013 or 2014 than any season since,[...]

Why discount investors should hate A class fund fees

Monday  22:16,   16 april 2018
MoneySense

Class action lawsuit signals investor resolve to end trailing mutual fund commissions for online[...]

Trump says Russia, China playing currency devaluation game

Monday  20:36,   16 april 2018
Reuters

Trump says Russia, China playing currency devaluation[...]

Optimism among builders slides for fourth consecutive month

Monday  18:54,   16 april 2018
MSN

Optimism among builders slides for fourth consecutive monthThe National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index for April, released Monday, fell one point to 69. Any reading above 50 indicates more builders see sales[...]

Rising rates pinching more Canadians: poll

Monday  18:26,   16 april 2018
MSN

Rising rates pinching more Canadians:[...]

Aphria reports $12.9-million Q3 profit

Monday  17:01,   16 april 2018
MSN

Aphria reports $12.9-million Q3 profitThe company says the profit amounted to eight cents per share for the quarter ended Feb. 28 compared with a profit of nearly $5 million or four cents per share a year ago when it had fewer shares[...]

Protesters at Starbucks chant company is 'anti-black'

Monday  16:02,   16 april 2018
MSN

Protesters at Starbucks chant company is 'anti-black'The protesters moved to the front counter shortly after 7 a.m. Monday and chanted "Starbucks coffee is anti-black" and "We are gonna shut you[...]