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Investors should expect looming earnings period to be volatile

Estimates for fourth-quarter earnings per share for S&P/TSX Composite Index stocks have been slashed by five per cent in the past three months, with the resource sectors seeing the most revisions. 211 more words

Trading Desk

Generic drugs pinch revenue growth at Jean Coutu

Quebec-based pharmacy chain Jean Coutu Group reported Thursday that its third-quarter profits were $57.8 million, up 3.3 per cent from the same period a year ago. 106 more words

Business

What management accountants think about sustainability reporting

I have written before on sustainability, and it is a tricky topic to define and pin down. However, one thing that helps bring any issue to the fore is to measure and/or report on it. 119 more words

Management Accounting

Gildan shows stable performance in third quarter

Gildan Activewear announced on Thursday a net profit of US$123.1 million or 50 cents per share in the third quarter, compared to US$122.7 million or 50 cents per share last year. 143 more words

Business

Québecor boosts Q3 profits

Québecor reported Thursday that for the third quarter of fiscal 2015, net profit attributable to shareholders amounted to $85.1 million, or $0.69 per basic share compared to $45.1 million or $0.37 per basic share for the same period last year. 54 more words

Business

Intermediates post huge writedowns on lower for longer price forecasts

Big writedowns related to lower future oil and gas price assumptions delivered big net losses for two Calgary-based intermediate explorers in the third quarter.

Pengrowth Energy Corp. 319 more words

Energy

Shell posts largest loss in 16 years amid oil price slump

Royal Dutch Shell Plc reported its biggest net loss in at least 16 years after Europe’s largest energy group abandoned some projects and lowered its oil-price expectations, resulting in a charge of almost $8 billion. 608 more words

Energy