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TechnologyFinancials, tech and health care boost TSX, U.S. stocks also move higher

19:40  10 june  2019
19:40  10 june  2019 Source:   msn.com

Toronto stock market, loonie fall on dovish Bank of Canada outlook

Toronto stock market, loonie fall on dovish Bank of Canada outlook Toronto stock market, loonie fall on dovish Bank of Canada outlook

TORONTO — Canada’ s main stock index moved higher in late-morning trading, helped by gains in the financial, technology and health care sectors. The S &P/ TSX composite index was up 18.63 points at 16,249.59. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 175.01 points at 26,158.95.

TSX opens higher on energy boost : Energy and financials weigh TSX , while U . S . stocks edge higher ; Loonie up Energy and finan Canada' s main stock index opened higher on Monday as a rise in oil prices lifted shares of energy companies. * At 9:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock

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TORONTO — Canada's main stock index moved higher in late-morning trading, helped by gains in the financial, technology and health care sectors.

The S&P/TSX composite index was up 18.63 points at 16,249.59.

In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 175.01 points at 26,158.95. The S&P 500 index was up 25.39 points at 2,898.73, while the Nasdaq composite was up 132.41 points at 7,874.51.

The Canadian dollar traded for 75.38 cents US compared with an average of 75.28 cents US on Friday.

The July crude contract was up 33 cents at US$54.32 per barrel and the July natural gas contract was up 1.2 cents at US$2.35 per mmBTU.

Energy stocks lead Toronto market higher as North American stocks bounce back

Energy stocks lead Toronto market higher as North American stocks bounce back Energy stocks lead Toronto market higher as North American stocks bounce back

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Technology and health - care companies accounted for much of the gains. Industrial stocks also rose following encouraging data on industrial production. DATA BOOST : Industrial stocks were moving higher after the Federal Reserve said U . S . industrial production rose 0.9 percent in December

The August gold contract was down US$13.10 at US$1,333.00 an ounce and the July copper contract was up 3.25 cents at US$2.66 a pound.

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TSX nears three-week high after financials gets lift from housing report.
TORONTO — Canada's main stock index closed just shy of a three-week high Friday after the heavyweight financials sector was bolstered by a positive housing report. Volume was light across North American markets as investors awaited two big events in the coming weeks — next week's Federal Reserve decision about interest rates and a meeting between the U.S. and Chinese presidents to discuss trade at the G20 summit the following week. It's not atypical for markets to wait to see results from meetings of this importance, says Macan Nia, senior investment strategist at Manulife Investments.

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