Today's opening numbers:
Dollar 90.61 cents US
-- Today -- in Ottawa, the Parliamentary Budget Officer releases a report called Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2014. In Calgary, oilfield services company Precision Drilling Corp. releases first-quarter results prior to markets opening and Suncor Energy Inc. releases first-quarter results. In Edmonton, electricity-generation company Capital Power Corp. releases first-quarter results.
-- Tuesday -- in Ottawa, Statistics Canada releases payroll employment, earnings and hours figures for February. In Toronto, Yamana Gold Inc., First National Financial Corp., Lundin Mining Corp. and Davis + Henderson Corp. release first-quarter results. In Calgary, TransAlta Corp. releases first-quarter results. In Edmonton, Suncor Energy Inc. holds its annual general meeting. In Saskatoon, uranium producer Cameco Inc. releases first-quarter results. In Vancouver, fuel-cell developer Ballard Power Systems Inc. holds a first-quarter conference call.
-- Wednesday -- in Ottawa, Statistics Canada releases the gross domestic product by industry for February and the industrial product and raw materials price indexes for March. In Halifax, Bell Aliant Inc. releases first-quarter results. In Toronto, Loblaw Companies, Barrick Gold Corp., Yamana Gold Inc., Sherritt International Corp. and HudBay Minerals Inc. release first-quarter results. In Montreal, Domtar Inc. holds its annual meeting.
-- Thursday -- in Montreal, Bombardier Inc. holds its annual meeting. In Toronto, Canada Post president and CEO Deepak Chopra speaks to the Canadian Club and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd., Manulife Financial Corp., Pizza Pizza Royalty Corp., North American Palladium Ltd., Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. and Brookfield Property Partners, L.P. release first-quarter results. In Vancouver, Canfor Corp. and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. hold a joint conference call to discuss their first-quarter results and Goldcorp Inc. and Westport Innovations Inc. release first-quarter results.
-- Friday -- in Calgary, Brookfield Residential Properties Inc. holds a first-quarter conference call and TransCanada Corp. holds its annual general meeting.
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