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TSX pulls back from record high as resource shares fall 11:26am EST

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday, pulling back from a record high hit the day before, as lower commodity prices weighed on shares of energy and materials companies and domestic retail sales fell the most in nine months.  Full Article

 
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Canada retail sales drop in December amid weak holiday spending 9:11am EST 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian retail sales declined unexpectedly in December, marking the biggest drop in nine months as consumers bought fewer new cars and spent less during the holiday shopping season, putting a damper on expectations for economic growth at the year's end.  Full Article  

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No major changes to Canada-U.S. trade forecast by economists: Poll 9:39am EST 

(Reuters) - The United States is likely to refrain from suggesting major changes to its trading arrangement with Canada, according to a majority of economists polled by Reuters who also say the Bank of Canada will wait until 2018 before raising rates.  Full Article