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TD Ameritrade's growth slows as market hits new highs

OMAHA, Neb. — The stock market has scaled new heights, but that meant that online brokerage TD Ameritrade saw a decline in trading activity in the first three months of the year.
Boeing's troubled jet is costing $1 billion to fix so far

Boeing's troubled jet is costing $1 billion to fix so far

Boeing is already estimating a $1 billion increase in costs related to its troubled 737 Max and has pulled its forecast of 2019 earnings because of uncertainty surrounding the jetliner, which remains grounded after two crashes that killed 346 people.
Microsoft's cloud growth pleases Wall Street

Microsoft's cloud growth pleases Wall Street

REDMOND, Wash. — Microsoft's ongoing push to get automakers, retailers and other businesses onto its cloud computing platform helped power the company's third-quarter earnings ahead of Wall Street expectations Wednesday.

The Latest: Tesla posts Q1 net loss of $700M

SAN FRANCISCO — The Latest on Tesla's first quarter earnings (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Tesla posted a $702.1 million net loss in the first quarter as sales of its electric cars slumped and demand appeared to be waning. The company lost $4.
Toronto stock market, loonie fall  on dovish Bank of Canada outlook

Toronto stock market, loonie fall on dovish Bank of Canada outlook

TORONTO — The Bank of Canada's more dovish outlook Wednesday drove the loonie to a near four-month low and helped to pull the Toronto stock market down from its record high. The Canadian dollar traded at an average of 74.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,586.52, down 82.88 points ). Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE). Energy. Down 27 cents, or 1.93 per cent, to $13.74 on 10.3 million shares.
Lululemon plans to double revenue from men's line, digital sales by 2023

Lululemon plans to double revenue from men's line, digital sales by 2023

Atheleisure retailer Lululemon Athletica Inc.
Bank of Canada holds interest rate, drops growth forecast for 2019

Bank of Canada holds interest rate, drops growth forecast for 2019

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada has set aside discussion of interest rate hikes, at least until the economy re-emerges from what it predicts will only be a temporary slowdown.

Alectra Utilities loses stay bid; must pay Solar Power $14M right away

TORONTO — An energy company must immediately pay about $14 million to another company even as it seeks to fight the award before Canada's highest court, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled on Wednesday.
Alcohol and cannabis companies form pot-beverage industry group to push changes

Alcohol and cannabis companies form pot-beverage industry group to push changes

TORONTO — A group of alcohol and cannabis companies have formed an industry alliance to push for changes to proposed rules governing pot-infused beverages before edibles become legal in the coming months.