Tag: Takeaways

Five take-aways from eight days of hearings on Airbnb-style rentals

The city says its short-term rental rules are about protecting Toronto’s housing supply and maintaining the stability of its beloved residential neighbourhoods — even the ones located in highrises. Landlords say the rules restrict their property rights and income. The two sides waited a year to put their cases before the province’s Local Planning Appeal…

5 Important Takeaways From Amazon's Annual Shareholder Letter

One of the most successful companies over the past two decades has undoubtedly been Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN). The e-commerce titan has been instrumental in reshaping retail, ushering in cloud computing, and popularizing the smart speaker. The company released Jeff Bezos’ annual shareholder letter on Thursday, which goes beyond the numbers and provides important insights into Amazon’s…

The 3 Most Important Takeaways From Marijuana Stock CannTrust’s Earnings

Canada’s recreational-use marijuana market opened for business last October, and sales across the country are causing revenue to skyrocket at cannabis companies, including at CannTrust Holdings (NYSE:CTST), which reported its fourth-quarter financials on Thursday. The marijuana market opportunity is massive, and that has investors intrigued. But it could be years before these companies are profitable, and that…