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Trican Well Service posts positive profit on modest oilfield activity rebound

Trican Well Service posts positive profit on modest oilfield activity rebound

CALGARY — Trican Well Service Ltd. is reporting positive first-quarter earnings as a modest rise in oilfield activity allowed revenue to recover from the previous quarter but not to the level it reached in the first three month of 2020.

Bongino, Gowdy getting weekend shows on Fox News Channel

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel is creating weekend shows for commentator Dan Bongino and former U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy starting early next month.
North American stock markets up in late-morning trading, loonie down

North American stock markets up in late-morning trading, loonie down

TORONTO — Gains in the financial and industrial sectors helped lift Canada's main stock index higher in late-morning trading, while U.S. stock markets also climbed. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 34.31 points at 19,142.08.
Diverse hires, companies needed for economic recovery from pandemic, Macklem says

Diverse hires, companies needed for economic recovery from pandemic, Macklem says

OTTAWA — The governor of the Bank of Canada says the country won't fully heal from the economic wounds of COVID-19 until it addresses the uneven impact the pandemic has had on certain sectors and workers.
Should you consider no-fee online banks as a way to minimize bank fees?

Should you consider no-fee online banks as a way to minimize bank fees?

Bank fees might only represent a $15 to $20 dollar charge per month for most Canadians, but experts say switching to a no-fee institution or minimizing your fees with your current bank can be a good way to save a larger sum of money every year.
US jobless claims sink to 473K as more GOP governors bar aid

US jobless claims sink to 473K as more GOP governors bar aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week to 473,000, a new pandemic low and the latest evidence that fewer employers are cutting jobs as consumers ramp up spending and more businesses reopen.
Big 0.6% April wholesale price jump catches many off guard

Big 0.6% April wholesale price jump catches many off guard

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wholesale prices, driven by escalating costs for services and food, jumped 0.
Quebecor reports Q1 profit down, telecommunications helps lift revenue higher

Quebecor reports Q1 profit down, telecommunications helps lift revenue higher

MONTREAL — Quebecor Inc. reported its first-quarter profit fell compared with a year ago as its revenue climbed higher, helped by gains in its telecommunications business. The company says its net income attributable to shareholders totalled $121.
Canada Goose reports $2.9M Q4 profit, revenue up more than 30 per cent

Canada Goose reports $2.9M Q4 profit, revenue up more than 30 per cent

TORONTO — Canada Goose Holdings Inc. reported a fourth-quarter profit of $2.9 million, up from $2.5 million a year ago, as its revenue rose more than 30 per cent.
Canadian Tire reports first-quarter profit, sales climb from year ago

Canadian Tire reports first-quarter profit, sales climb from year ago

TORONTO — Canadian Tire Corp. Ltd. reported a first-quarter profit compared with a loss a year ago as its revenue climbed more than 10 per cent. The retailer says its profit attributable to shareholders totalled $151.8 million or $2.