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TSXV Top 10 Percentage Gainers Mid-Morning

Here are the top 10 percentage gainers on the TSXV so far. 1. Terra Firma Resources (TFR.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 2. Seafield Resources (SFF.V), 1 cent, +0.005, +100% 3. Arco Resources Corp... Read >>

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Consumer Confidence Pops to Best Since October 2007; "Present Situation" Input Jumps

U.S. consumer confidence climbed 2.1 points to 92.4 in August after bouncing 3.9 points to 90.3 in July (revised from 90.9). That's the best read since October 2007. All of the strength was in the... Read >>

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CORRECTION: Brazil Markets Build On Monday's Gains, But Bouts of Selling Pressure As Investors Weigh Coming Presidential Election and Continuing Economic Concerns

(In an earlier story we stated that Brazil stocks are building on Monday's gains, but on this Tuesday trading session are off day highs above 16,000. The day highs for the index were above 60,000,... Read >>

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FTSE Plays Catch Up Following Bank Holiday; Climbs on Draghi Easing Signal

The FTSE 100 Index (UKX) Tuesday added 33.50 points, or 0.5%, to 6,808.9, playing catch up following the rally seen in Europe Monday. European stocks jumped to their highest level this month on... Read >>

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TSX At 10am -- Up 47 Points To Another High, Boosted By Tim Hortons/Burger King Deal

The TSX is up 47 points to another high this morning, of 15647. The exchange climbed to 15653 earlier. The TSX has been boosted by news that Burger King Worldwide Inc. has agreed to acquire Tim... Read >>

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TSX Could Open Lower; BMO, Scotiabank In Focus

Canada's benchmark index may open lower on Tuesday, as indicated by stock futures, with copper and natural gas prices dropping. September futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.02% in recent... Read >>

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Futures Hold Modest Gains Despite Durable Goods Surge

Futures remain in positive territory with conservative gains, but drifted slightly lower following the release of July durable goods orders. Although overall orders surged a record high 22.6%,... Read >>

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Case-Shiller Home Price Index Up 8.1% Y/Y; Pace Continues to Slow

S&P Case Shiller home price index rose 0.97% to 172.3 in June for the 20 City index versus June's 170.7 (revised from 170.6). That's up 8.1% year over year, versus 9.4% y y in May, and the... Read >>

Market Intelligence Center

In the news: Amazon buys Twitch, Buffett's Burger King stake and Verizon gets into solar

Tuesday headlines include Amazon buying a video game streaming video service, TiVo reaching out to cord cutters, Buffett taking a tranche of Burger King's deal for Tim Hortons, Boeing getting a... Read >>

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Sector Update: Consumer Shares Position Higher Pre-Market

Top Consumer Shares WMT +0.16% MCD flat DIS +0.90% CVS 0.10% KO flat GE +0.04% Consumer shares were flat to higher ahead of Tuesday's opening bell. In consumer stocks news, Tim Hortons ( THI ) is... Read >>