Metro Inc. Goes National

Metro Inc. (TSX: MRU-A), a supermarket chain based out of Montreal was in the news quite a bit back inthe fall. The company, which until recently operated under a variety of different names across the country, decided to streamline its so-called “conventional” chains at the end of 2008.  This means that familiar names like Dominion, A&P and […]

RIM: Thumbing its way to the top for nearly 25 years

Research in Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM.TO), founded and headquartered in Waterloo in 1984, launched its addictive BlackBerry in 1999 and has for the past nine years been the innovator of smartphones, even after competition started building. More people prefer the BlackBerry than its rivals, such as the iPhone and Palm products as it is […]