TD Bank (TD) says strong retail banking earnings helped push up Q3 profits by 23% to C$1.45B...

|By:, SA News Editor

TD Bank (TD) says strong retail banking earnings helped push up Q3 profits by 23% to C$1.45B ($1.53B), although the bank keeps a cautious outlook for 2012 saying it will be some time before the economy strengthens. The bank is rewarding investors with a 3% increase in its dividend payout. Shares +0.5% premarket.