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Laharee Chatterjee

Lululemon's quarterly profit beats on higher online and same-store sales

Dec 06 2018

Canadian athletic apparel maker Lululemon Athletica reported a third-quarter profit above analysts' estimates, driven by a rise in its established store sales and higher online traffic.

UPDATE 2-Lululemon's quarterly profit beats on higher online and same-store sales

Dec 06 2018

Dec 6 Canadian athletic apparel maker Lululemon Athletica reported a third-quarter profit above analysts' estimates, driven by a rise in its established store sales and higher online traffic.

Instagram's new feature allows users to share stories with smaller group

Nov 30 2018

Facebook Inc's Instagram said on Friday it launched a new feature dubbed "Close Friends" allowing users to share their stories with a smaller group of people.

UPDATE 2-Maple Leaf Foods to build C$660 mln poultry facility in Ontario

Nov 26 2018

Nov 26 Canada's Maple Leaf Foods Inc said on Monday it plans to set up a C$660 million ($498 million) poultry processing plant in Ontario with investments from the Canadian and the provincial government.

UPDATE 3-Canada's Telus beats profit estimates on wireless growth

Nov 08 2018

Nov 8 Canadian telecoms company Telus Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday, as more subscribers signed up for its wireless services, including high-speed internet, and its cable TV service.

Canada's Encana widens North America reach with $5.5 billion Newfield deal

Nov 01 2018

Canada's Encana Corp will buy Newfield Exploration Co for $5.5 billion, giving the natural gas producer greater access to North America's biggest oilfields, and potentially spurring further deals.

Noble Energy profit beats on higher crude prices, shares rise

Nov 01 2018

Noble Energy Inc on Thursday posted better-than-expected quarterly profit on improved onshore oil production and higher sales prices, sending shares of the U.S. oil and gas producer up more than 5 percent.

DowDuPont tops profit estimates as chemicals demand provides boost

Nov 01 2018

DowDuPont Inc topped Wall Street estimates for third-quarter profit on Thursday, as stronger demand for chemicals used in cosmetics, paints and packaging gear helped offset slowing growth at its agriculture business.

UPDATE 2-Cenovus cuts crude production, sees price relief in mid-2019

Oct 31 2018

* Quarterly production rises 4 pct (Adds CEO comments on price discounts, share price)

Chesapeake Energy shares tumble on $4-billion WildHorse deal

Oct 30 2018

Chesapeake Energy Corp on Tuesday agreed to buy Texas oil producer WildHorse Resource Development Corp in a nearly $4 billion cash-and-stock deal that knocked down the natural gas producer's shares by more than 12 percent.

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