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In a widely anticipated move, the Canada Senate passed a law legalizing adult use of marijuana on a federal scale. The legislation establishes the basic criteria to allow and regulate the growth, distribution, sale and consumption of cannabis. Details will be left to provinces and territories.

The cryptocurrency cooled on Wednesday, with most major cryptocurrencies trading down less than 1 percent on the day. Here’s a look at some of the headlines that were moving the cryptocurrency market today — and which currencies were on the move.

Instagram struck 1 billion monthly active users not a decade into its life, but Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB)’s not content to rest on its laurels.

Five Below Inc (NASDAQ: FIVE)'s rapid ascension does not appear to be slowing down anytime soon, according to Morgan Stanley. 

Gordon Haskett Research Advisors gave seven reasons to buy Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO) in a note this week. 

By most indications, the U.S. economy is in good shape. For traders and investors, it’s in the “Goldilocks zone” of low rates, low inflation and high corporate profits. These conditions make it seem as though the economy is primed for more growth, which makes most equity investments especially appealing.

Mimecast Ltd (NASDAQ: MIME), an email and data security company, has endeared itself to an analyst at Goldman Sachs, who premised her positive opinion on three factors.

While reiterating his zero-tolerance policy, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday to detain immigrant families together and give them precedence in immigration proceedings.

The decision came not a moment too soon. Earlier policies separating children from their parents had begun to pique key government contractors and draw condemnation from business leaders.