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TechnologyNorth American stocks up in late-morning trading, loonie trades up

20:45  15 may  2019
20:45  15 may  2019 Source:   msn.com

North American stocks tumble as U.S.-China trade war escalation looms

North American stocks tumble as U.S.-China trade war escalation looms North American stocks tumble as U.S.-China trade war escalation looms

Losses in the energy and industrial sectors led Canada's main stock index lower in late - morning trading as U.S. stock markets also fell. The December gold contract was up US.40 at US,532.90 an ounce and the September copper contract was down 1.15 cents at US.55 a pound.

Canada’s main stock index inched forward Monday, while major indices south of the border fell slightly during a relatively flat day for the markets. “The real headliner was the data we got out of China,” said Craig Fehr, a Canadian markets strategist for Edward Jones. China reported that its exports fell last

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TORONTO — The industrials and technology sectors helped lift Canada's main stock index higher in late-morning trading as U.S. stock markets also edged higher.

The S&P/TSX composite index was up 28.99 points at 16,313.52.

In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 40.11 points at 25,572.16. The S&P 500 index was up 8.57 at 2,842.98, while the Nasdaq composite was up 55.58 points at 7,790.07.

The Canadian dollar traded for 74.33 cents US compared with an average of 74.24 cents US on Tuesday.

The June crude contract was up 12 cents at US$61.90 per barrel and the June natural gas contract was down 4.8 cents at US$2.61 per mmBTU.

Loonie up after record jobs report, stocks down amid U.S.-China trade talks

Loonie up after record jobs report, stocks down amid U.S.-China trade talks Loonie up after record jobs report, stocks down amid U.S.-China trade talks

The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 26.41 points at 15,300.38, as losses in energy and metal stocks countered gains across much of the rest "Because there was nothing retaliatory from Russia or whoever, markets thought it was a-ok and started to move up , positively trading on what it should

TORONTO - North American markets were in search of direction Tuesday as Congressional testimony by the U.S. Federal Reserve chairman failed to ignite A key market driver is U.S.-China trade talks. Sentiment improved on U.S. President Donald Trump’s weekend comments that he would delay tariff

The June gold contract was up US$1.20 at US$1,297.50 an ounce and the July copper contract was up 1.40 cents at US$2.74 a pound.

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