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Good times are back (and they're going to get a lot better) - The Globe and Mail;

Good times are back (and they're going to get a lot better) - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailGood times are back (and they're going to get a lot better)The Globe and MailHappy birthday Canada! Your gift is an economy on the cusp of a mini-boom – more jobs, low inflation and rising optimism among businesses. David Parkinson explains how we (finally) shook off the oil shock and got our mojo back. Condominiums are seen ...and more »

Economy strength fuels calls for rate hike - Macleans.ca;

Economy strength fuels calls for rate hike - Macleans.ca

Macleans.caEconomy strength fuels calls for rate hikeMacleans.caCanada's gross domestic product expanded 0.2 percent in April, following an outsized increase of 0.5 percent the previous month, Statistics Canada reported June 30. More importantly, Canadian companies are spending again. A separate release from the ...and more »

Rosy economic data, central bank survey back expectations of interest-rate hike - MetroNews Canada

Rosy economic data, central bank survey back expectations of interest-rate hikeMetroNews CanadaOTTAWA — Sturdy economic growth and a central bank survey showing renewed business optimism reinforced expectations Friday that Canada's first interest rate hike since 2010 could be less than two weeks away. A Statistics Canada report showed the ...and more »

Solid Canada growth, sentiment accelerates talk of July rate hike - Reuters;

Solid Canada growth, sentiment accelerates talk of July rate hike - Reuters

ReutersSolid Canada growth, sentiment accelerates talk of July rate hikeReutersFILE PHOTO: Shoppers stroll through the 5.3 million square foot (492,000 square metre) West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, Alberta February 26, 2015. REUTERS/Dan Riedlhuber/File Photo. 1/2. left. right. FILE PHOTO: People shop during the ...and more »

WRAPUP 2-Solid Canada growth, sentiment accelerates talk of July rate hike - Reuters

WRAPUP 2-Solid Canada growth, sentiment accelerates talk of July rate hikeReutersOTTAWA, June 30 Canada's economy grew for a sixth consecutive month in April, while a central bank survey of business sentiment showed firms were feeling more upbeat, accelerating expectations for a possible sooner-than-expected rate hike.and more »

Canadian Stocks Are Falling After GDP Meets Expectations - Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq

Canadian Stocks Are Falling After GDP Meets Expectations - Canadian CommentaryNasdaq(RTTNews.com) - The Canadian stock market is losing ground in early trade Friday. The majority of the Canadian sector are trading in the red this morning. Energy stocks are under pressure, despite a slight uptick in crude oil prices. Speculation that ...and more »

Canadian economy grew 0.2 per cent in April despite slump in manufacturing - Radio Canada International;

Canadian economy grew 0.2 per cent in April despite slump in manufacturing - Radio Canada International

Radio Canada InternationalCanadian economy grew 0.2 per cent in April despite slump in manufacturingRadio Canada InternationalCanadian economy grew 0.2 per cent in April compared with an increase of 0.5 per cent in March, according to the latest figures released by Statistics Canada. The growth was driven by service-producing industries that grew by 0.3 per cent. Goods ...and more »

Canadian economy grew 0.2 per cent in April, matching expectations - CTV News;

Canadian economy grew 0.2 per cent in April, matching expectations - CTV News

CTV NewsCanadian economy grew 0.2 per cent in April, matching expectationsCTV NewsOTTAWA - Statistics Canada says the economy grew 0.2 per cent in April compared with an increase of 0.5 per cent in March. The result matched the expectations of economists, according to Thomson Reuters. The growth came as service-producing ...and more »

Canadian dollar and business outlook - Western Producer

Canadian dollar and business outlookWestern ProducerWINNIPEG, June 30 (CNS Canada) The Canadian dollar was stronger Friday morning, as solid gross domestic product data added to expectations for an interest rate hike sooner-rather-than-later. At 8:49 CDT Monday morning the Canadian dollar was at ...and more »

Global markets: Canadian GDP strengthens further in March - Western Producer

Global markets: Canadian GDP strengthens further in MarchWestern Producer... – After increasing 0.5 per cent in March, Canada's real gross domestic product (GDP) rose 0.2 per cent in April as 14 out of 20 sectors grew, Statistics Canada said in a report on Friday. Service-producing industries increased 0.3 per cent on ...and more »

New GDP numbers provide more fuel for Canada rate hike - Seeking Alpha

New GDP numbers provide more fuel for Canada rate hikeSeeking AlphaThey're new numbers, but pretty old news: Canadian GDP rose 0.2% in April, or 3.3% on a year-over-basis - the fastest pace since June 2014. It's among the final pieces of economic news for the Bank of Canada to consider when it meets on July 12, with a ...and more »

Canada GDP in April Climbs 0.2% - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

Canada GDP in April Climbs 0.2% - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Canada GDP in April Climbs 0.2%Wall Street Journal (subscription)OTTAWA—Canadian economic output expanded in April for a sixth straight monthly gain, with the majority of industrial components registering advances. On a one-year basis, the economy rose at its fastest pace in nearly three years, or before the oil ...and more »

Rate hike drumbeat grows as Canada GDP growth holds steady in April - Financial Times

Rate hike drumbeat grows as Canada GDP growth holds steady in AprilFinancial TimesCanada's economy grew for a sixth straight month in April, albeit at a slower pace, further underscoring policymakers' view that conditions are in place for an interest-rate rise as soon as this summer. Gross domestic product for April grew 0.2 per ...and more »

Canadian producer prices drop for first time in nine months - Reuters Canada;

Canadian producer prices drop for first time in nine months - Reuters Canada

Reuters CanadaCanadian producer prices drop for first time in nine monthsReuters CanadaOTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian producer prices in May fell for the first time in nine months, dropping by 0.2 percent from April on lower prices for energy and petroleum products, Statistics Canada said on Friday. Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast a ...and more »

Economy expanded by 0.2% in April, in line with expectations - CBC.ca;

Economy expanded by 0.2% in April, in line with expectations - CBC.ca

CBC.caEconomy expanded by 0.2% in April, in line with expectationsCBC.caCanada's economy grew by 0.2 per cent in April, down from March's level as the service sector expanded while goods-producing industries were flat. Statistics Canada reported Friday that oil and gas extraction shrank by 0.8 per cent during the month ...and more »

Canada's economy grows 0.2 per cent in April - The Globe and Mail;

Canada's economy grows 0.2 per cent in April - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailCanada's economy grows 0.2 per cent in AprilThe Globe and MailThe Canadian economy had another month of solid growth in April, building on strength seen in the first quarter and supporting expectations the Bank of Canada will soon begin increasing interest rates. Statistics Canada said Friday the economy grew 0.2 ...and more »

Canada April GDP grows 0.2 percent - Nasdaq;

Canada April GDP grows 0.2 percent - Nasdaq

NasdaqCanada April GDP grows 0.2 percentNasdaqJune 30 (Reuters) - Canada's economy expanded by 0.2 percent in April after a 0.5 percent increase in March, Statistics Canada said on Friday. The service-producing sector grew by 0.3 percent in April, while the goods-producing sector was flat as an ...and more »

Canada's GDP Grows for a Sixth Month, Adding to Rate-Hike Pressure - Bloomberg;

Canada's GDP Grows for a Sixth Month, Adding to Rate-Hike Pressure - Bloomberg

BloombergCanada's GDP Grows for a Sixth Month, Adding to Rate-Hike PressureBloombergCanada's economy grew for a sixth consecutive month with gains in a majority of industries, underlining the central bank's view a durable recovery from an oil shock is emerging. Gross domestic product grew 0.2 percent in April, Statistics Canada said ...and more »

'Happy birthday news': NHL playoffs help drive Canada's 0.2% economic growth spurt in April - BNN;

'Happy birthday news': NHL playoffs help drive Canada's 0.2% economic growth spurt in April - BNN

BNN'Happy birthday news': NHL playoffs help drive Canada's 0.2% economic growth spurt in AprilBNNToronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews (34) celebrates his goal against the Washington Capitals during first period NHL hockey round one playoff action in Toronto on Monday, April 17, 2017. , The Canadian Press. OTTAWA - Canada's economy grew ...and more »

Canadian April GDP Rises 0.2%, Economic Optimism Sustained - Economic Calendar;

Canadian April GDP Rises 0.2%, Economic Optimism Sustained - Economic Calendar

Economic CalendarCanadian April GDP Rises 0.2%, Economic Optimism SustainedEconomic CalendarCanadian GDP rose 0.2% in April following a 0.5% gain the previous month and the data was in line with consensus forecasts with year-on-year growth at 3.3%. 14 of the 20 sectors expanded for the month, although goods producing GDP was unchanged on ...and more »