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Canadian stocks ended a tad higher for a third straight session on Friday, after trading in a narrow band intraday, adding to yesterday's gains on a surprise rate cut by the Bank of Canada earlier in the week and the larger than expected stimulus package announced by the European Central Bank yesterday. For...

The Canadian stock market is adding to its gains from the previous two sessions Friday morning. The gains of the previous sessions stemmed from a surprise rate cut by the Bank of Canada on Wednesday and the larger than expected stimulus package announced by the European Central Bank on Thursday. Most...

Canadian stocks ended sharply higher on Thursday, extending gains from its previous session after the Bank of Canada revealed an unexpected interest rate cut amid plunging crude oil prices and on the European Central Bank's announcement of a massive monetary stimulus package earlier today that was larger...

The Canadian stock market is extending its gains from the previous session Thursday. The market rallied sharply higher Wednesday after the Bank of Canada unexpectedly lowered its interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 0.75 percent, from 1.00 percent. The rate has been unchanged since September...

Canadian stocks ended sharply higher on Wednesday, after the Bank of Canada revealed an unexpected interest rate cut amid plunging crude oil prices and on news reports indicating a definite proposal before the European Central Bank for additional stimulus. A Wall Street Journal report, citing people...

The Canadian stock market was up in early trade Wednesday and has surged higher after the Bank of Canada revealed an unexpected cut to its interest rate. The central bank lowered its interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point, to 0.75 percent, from 1.00 percent. Energy stocks are rebounding...

Canadian stocks ended a tad lower on Tuesday, after the International Monetary Fund slashed its global economic growth for 2015 and weighed down by energy stocks with oil prices slipping below $47 a barrel. Nonetheless, the losses were largely offset by rising gold and mining with gold prices continuing...

The Canadian stock market is struggling to find direction Tuesday morning. Energy stocks are weighing on the market, after the price of oil has fallen back below $47 per barrel. However, gold and mining stocks have helped to offset some of that weakness, as the price of gold is increasing. The U.S....

The Toronto Stock Exchange's benchmark index closed little changed on Monday, as gains in heavily weighted financial stocks offset weakness in energy stocks. U.S. stock markets were closed today for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The S&P/TSX Composite Index closed 3.09 points or 0.02% higher...

The Canadian stock market posted early gains Monday, but has turned negative as the price of oil has dropped back below $48 per barrel. The drop in commodity prices has also contributed to the early weakness. The U.S. equity markets are closed today for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Investors...

Canadian stocks rebounded to snap a five-day loss to end higher on Friday, tracking rising global equity markets, with surging oil prices helping energy and raw material stocks climb sharply. The market received a boost after oil prices climbed back above $48 a barrel, while continued rebound in...

The Canadian stock market has been climbing steadily Friday morning, as it attempts to rebound from five straight sessions in the red. The market is receiving a boost from the rise of the price of oil, which has climbed back above $47 per barrel. The continued rebound in commodity prices, especially...

Canadian stocks ended lower for a fifth straight session on Thursday, after some soft economic data from the U.S. with with first time claims for unemployment benefits jumping to a four-month high and manufacturing activity in the Philadelphia area growing at a notably slower pace in January. Nonetheless,...

The Canadian stock market has bounced back into the green Thursday morning, after recovering from some early weakness. Mining and raw material stocks are rising following a strong rebound in commodity prices. Financial stocks remain under pressure after disappointing earnings reports from U.S. banks...

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