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Nintendo's profit drops from last year's pandemic boom

Nintendo's profit drops from last year's pandemic boom

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese video game maker Nintendo's profit dropped 19% in the first half of its fiscal year from the previous year, when it received a big lift as people stuck at home by the coronavirus pandemic turned to its products.
Review: Princess Diana gets an abstract and arty ghost story

Review: Princess Diana gets an abstract and arty ghost story

The casting, with Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana, is brilliant, and the ending, in a top-down convertible, is sublime.
Spin Master pivots past supply chain problems to deliver toys ahead of the holidays

Spin Master pivots past supply chain problems to deliver toys ahead of the holidays

Canadian toymaker Spin Master Corp. has twisted its way past supply chain problems to deliver goods to retailers ahead of the holidays, the company's most lucrative sales period of the year.
'Jesus Christ Superstar' revival tour to hit Toronto's Princess of Wales Theatre

'Jesus Christ Superstar' revival tour to hit Toronto's Princess of Wales Theatre

TORONTO — "Jesus Christ Superstar" is rising again in Toronto. Mirvish Productions says the 50th anniversary revival of the rock opera will open by the end of the month at the Princess of Wales Theatre. The show is set to run Nov. 30 to Jan. 2.
BCE reports third-quarter profit up from year ago, revenue also grows

BCE reports third-quarter profit up from year ago, revenue also grows

TORONTO — BCE Inc. boosted its year-over-year earnings by 10 per cent last quarter, matching analyst expectations amid more mobile and internet subscribers and heftier ad spending across its platforms.

Lightspeed Commerce reports US$59.1M Q2 loss, revenue nearly triples

MONTREAL — Shares in Lightspeed Commerce Inc. plunged more than 30 per cent in early trading after reporting its latest quarterly results.
Quebecor third-quarter profit rises 23 per cent to $173.1M on higher revenues

Quebecor third-quarter profit rises 23 per cent to $173.1M on higher revenues

MONTREAL — Quebecor Inc. says its net profits grew 23 per cent in its latest quarter on higher revenues. The Quebec-based telecommunications company says its net income attributable to shareholders was $173.
Review: 'Eternals' has a lot of firsts but way too much else

Review: 'Eternals' has a lot of firsts but way too much else

You can tell “Eternals” is going to be epic right from the opening crawl line: “In the beginning...” That's right, the film actually swipes language from the Book of Genesis. The Marvel Cinematic Universe just got biblical.
Gildan reports record -Q3 results as sales surpass pre-pandemic levels in 2019

Gildan reports record -Q3 results as sales surpass pre-pandemic levels in 2019

MONTREAL — Gildan Activewear Inc. has stitched record-high profits in its latest quarter on strong sales growth that even surpassed 2019 levels. The Montreal-based maker of T-shirts, underwear and socks, which reports in U.S.
Energy sector gains help boost S&P/TSX composite, U.S. stock markets mixed

Energy sector gains help boost S&P/TSX composite, U.S. stock markets mixed

TORONTO — Gains in the energy sector helped lead Canada's main stock index higher in late-morning trading, while U.S. stock markets were mixed. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 31.21 points at 21,296.31.