TORONTO Dec 19 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar weakened against the U.S. currency on Friday after data showed the country's annual inflation rate eased in November, suggesting the central bank will be in no hurry to raise interest rates.
American Realty Capital Properties logo An issue of American Realty Capital Properties (NASDAQ:ARCP) debt fell 1.8% against its face value during trading on Friday, Analyst Ratings.
Extending biggest gains for a third session on Friday, the US stocks closed the wild week with a rally that was fuelled by high expectations for the monetary policy to remain easy among major central banks for the anticipated future.
Shoppers filled up malls and department stores on the last weekend before Christmas, as the weather cooperated to help raise the prospect of a solid finish to a holiday season that has so far produced mixed results.
Haggen Inc. is poised to buy 146 Safeway and Albertsons stores, including the Albertsons store at 5450 River Road N. in Keizer (Photo: BusinessWire).