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Canadian stocks inched higher Friday, as traders weighed relatively upbeat jobs reports from both sides of the border. Energy stocks were flat despite soaring crude oil prices, but gold and health care stocks rebounded today. The S&P/TSX Composite Index was up 24.99 points, or 0.17%, to 15,052.52. National...

The Canadian stock market struggled at the open Friday, but has since climbed into positive territory. An unexpected increase in Canadian employment is providing a boost to investor sentiment this morning. Meanwhile, a strong performance in the gold sector is also driving the market higher in early...

Canadian stocks may struggle for direction Friday amid signs the rally in crude oil prices has quickly fizzled. National Bank (NA.TO) raised its dividend but reported fourth quarter profits fell 11.5% percent on restructuring charges. That's after TD Bank, Scotiabank and CIBC turned in strong quarterly...

Canadian stocks fell Thursday despite soaring oil prices, as significant weakness emerged in the health care and tech sectors. The S&P/TSX Composite Index dropped 55 points, or 0.37 percent, to 15,027.53. Financials were mixed after Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, or CIBC, (CM, CM.TO) said...

The Canadian stock market is adding to the gains of the previous session Thursday morning. Energy stocks continue to rally after yesterday's OPEC meeting resulted in the cartel's first agreement to limit production since 2008. OPEC plans to reduce oil production by about 1.2 million barrels to 32.5 million...

Canadian stocks were looking for direction Thursday morning, as crude oil prices jumped above $50 a barrel on news that OPEC will indeed curb supplies. Meanwhile, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, or CIBC, (CM, CM.TO) reported Thursday that its fourth-quarter net income surged to $927 million from...

The Canadian stock market is up sharply in early trade Wednesday. A strong rally in energy stocks is lifting the market higher on reports that OPEC has agreed to cut production at its meeting in Vienna. Crude oil prices have jumped back above $48 a barrel on the news. The cartel has reportedly agreed...

The Canadian stock market is under pressure in early trade Tuesday, adding to the losses of the previous session. Weakness in commodity prices is having a negative impact on shares of gold and energy stocks. Crude oil prices have slipped back to around $45 a barrel ahead of Wednesday's OPEC meeting....

The Canadian stock market is trading modestly to the downside Monday morning. Investors are in a cautious mood ahead of a key OPEC meeting on Wednesday. Traders remain uncertain about whether the members of the cartel will manage to finalize an agreement on reducing oil production. Weakness in European...

The Canadian stock market has been fluctuating between small gains and losses since the open of trade Friday. Energy stocks are under pressure this morning as crude oil prices have slipped to around $47 a barrel. Investors are becoming doubtful that OPEC members will reach an agreement on production...

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