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Stocks Making News Next Week

Results from Wal-Mart on Thursday may show just how well efforts such as expanding and extending its holiday layaway program paid off in the fourth quarter. Wal-Mart has been seeing a rebound in results


What to Watch in Week Ahead

U.S. stocks may struggle next week after a strong start to the year as the earnings period draws to a close and the market brushes up against strong technical resistance. Most investors expect the


Canadian Stocks in the News

Major Canadian companies will be reporting results Thursday including Cenovus Energy, Encana, Barrick Gold and Precision Drilling, among others. Cenovus Energy is expected to report results against backdrop of weak bitumen prices. The country’s second-largest


Pepsi and GM Earnings Reports Due Thursday

General Motors reports fourth-quarter results on Thursday, completing its second full year as a public company following its bankruptcy restructuring and $50 billion U.S.-taxpayer bailout. Analysts expect the company’s profit to almost double to