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Oct 11- Canada's main stock index looked set to open higher on Thursday, on expectations that Spain would be pressured to seek a sovereign bailout after S&P downgraded it to just one notch above junk. *The IMF backed giving debt-burdened Greece and Spain more time to reduce their budget deficits, cautioning that cutting too far, too fast would do more harm than good.
Oct 11-:* CIBC raises Air Canada target price to C $3 from C $1.50. *CIBC raises Canadian Pacific Railway target price to C $83 from C $82. *CIBC cuts Chorus Aviation target price to C $4 from C $4.50.
CINCINNATI, Oct 9- Procter& Gamble Co's CEO stood behind the company's plan for increasing profit and sales at a drama-free annual meeting notable for the absence of William Ackman, the activist investor who has pushed hard for change in recent months at the world's largest maker of household products.
*Jefferies raises Canadian National Railway Co price target to $77. *Jefferies cuts Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd price target to $77 from. *Jefferies cuts Norfolk Southern Corp price target to $72 from $75;.
Oct 2- Canada's main stock index looked set for a higher open on Tuesday, as euro zone worries eased after a report ignited expectations of an imminent bailout request from Spain.
NEW YORK, Oct 1- Hedge fund manager William Ackman is blaming Procter& Gamble's top management for the consumer products company's problems, but said he understands the board wants to give the CEO more time to repair years of damage.
Oct 1- Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd said chief operations officer Mike Franczak resigned effective immediately, the latest top executive to leave Canada's second-largest railroad.
Oct 1- Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd:. *Announces the departure of mike franczak. *Announced that Mike Franczak, executive vice president and chief operations.
Oct 1- Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd:. *Sterne Agee cuts Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd to neutral. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
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