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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (14,885.48, up 246.58 points.) Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE). Energy. Up 39 cents, or 7.49 per cent, to $5.60 on 11.3 million shares.
Strong finish for ESPN's Jordan doc, 'The Last Dance'

Strong finish for ESPN's Jordan doc, 'The Last Dance'

NEW YORK — In basketball terms, “The Last Dance” had a strong fourth quarter. The last two episodes of the 10-part Michael Jordan documentary, strung out over the last five Sunday nights, averaged 5.9 million viewers, the Nielsen company said.
TSX posts strong gain in catch-up following Victoria Day holiday closure

TSX posts strong gain in catch-up following Victoria Day holiday closure

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index posted a triple-digit advance as it made up ground to strong rallies in the U.S. over the Victoria Day holiday. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 246.58 points or 1.7 per cent at 14,885.48.
Walmart becomes a pandemic lifeline, online sales surge 74%

Walmart becomes a pandemic lifeline, online sales surge 74%

NEW YORK — Walmart emerged as one of the few lifelines to millions of people as the coronavirus spread, leading to surging profit and sales for the world's largest retailer. Online sales in the U.S.
Lawsuits likely if Democrat Biden cancels Keystone XL, Canadian observers warn

Lawsuits likely if Democrat Biden cancels Keystone XL, Canadian observers warn

CALGARY — Billions of dollars in lawsuits will likely result if Joe Biden is elected U.S. president this November and carries out a threat to cancel the presidential permit allowing operation of the Keystone XL pipeline, Canadian observers say.
Reitmans seeks court protection from creditors under CCAA, plans restructuring

Reitmans seeks court protection from creditors under CCAA, plans restructuring

MONTREAL — Reitmans (Canada) Ltd. has received an initial order Tuesday after seeking court protection from its creditors under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act to allow a restructuring of the women's clothing retailer.

Oilpatch M&A expected to pick up after pandemic's dampening of demand eases

CALGARY — The financial stress caused by low oil prices from plummeting fuel demand during the COVID-19 pandemic will result in a wave of Canadian energy mergers and acquisitions — but not until after the world begins to return to normal, observers s

A list of some of the companies that have filed for CCAA since the pandemic

TORONTO — A list of some of the companies that have filed for court protection from creditors under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act since the beginning of the pandemic: May 19: Reitmans (Canada) Ltd. (Retail) May 15: Entrec Corp.
Lebron James, Spotify, HBO among 2020 Webby Award winners

Lebron James, Spotify, HBO among 2020 Webby Award winners

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James, Jimmy Fallon, Spotify and HBO are among the 2020 Webby Award winners for internet excellence. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences announced the winners Tuesday.
For pandemic-era homebuyers, virtual tours and patience can pay off

For pandemic-era homebuyers, virtual tours and patience can pay off

Thomas Rosenthal has been checking online property listings every day while under lockdown.