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The Canadian stock market is trading in the red again Tuesday, following the sharp losses of the previous session. However, the market has come off its lows and has recovered some ground. Crude oil prices are attempting to stabilize this morning, after falling below $30 a barrel yesterday. Markets...

Canadian stocks will look to steady Tuesday morning after a rough session to start the week. Plunging oil prices and signs of dwindling demand have hurt resource stocks of late. Gold shares have provided a measure of support, but Toronto's main index remains near 3-year lows from mid-January. The...

Canadian stocks fell sharply Monday as plunging oil prices continued to hurt the energy sector. At last check, the S&P/TSX Composite Index dropped 241.88 points, or 1.9 percent, to 12,522.11, heading back near January's 3-year lows. Crude oil prices tumbled amid lingering doubts about the health...

The Canadian stock market is down sharply in early trade Monday, as crude oil prices have fallen back below $30 a barrel. Global equity markets have practically moved in lock step with crude oil prices since the start of 2016. Energy, healthcare and financial stocks are among the weakest performers this...

Canadian stocks ended a topsy turvy week little changed Friday, as another strong showing among gold stocks offset weaker financials. The S&P/TSX Composite Index was down 10 points, or 0.08 percent, to 12,763.99. Miners leveled off after huge gains in the previous session, while energy stocks withstood...

The Canadian stock market got off to a weak start Friday morning, but has recovered some ground in early trade. Employment data from Canada and the U.S. came in weaker than anticipated this morning. Modest gains in energy and financial stocks are providing some relief this morning. However, mining and...

Canadian stocks will look to end a choppy week on a strong note Friday despite downbeat jobs news from both sides of the border. Canada lost 5,700 jobs in January and the economy's unemployment rate inched up to 7.2 percent. Meanwhile, there are signs that the US economy is suffering its third...

Mining stocks accelerated higher Thursday on rebounding commodities prices, helping Toronto's main index to a second straight winning session. Base metal miners continued to fight back from substantial losses to start the year. The Diversified Metals and Mining Index skyrocketed higher by 13 percent,...

The Canadian stock market is climbing in early trade Thursday, extending its gains from the previous session. A rebound in commodity prices this morning is providing a boost to the market. Mining stocks, which have been under tremendous pressure of late, are positing strong gains today. Gold and energy...

Early signs are mixed for the Canadian market Thursday, with gold stocks expected to rally on surging bullion prices. Gold for April was up $7 to $1148 an ounce, its highest since October. Prices are up about 9 percent in 2016. Powered by energy and mining stocks, the S&P/TSX Composite Index rose...

Canadian stocks rallied Wednesday, reversing early losses as crude oil prices rocketed higher. The S&P/TSX Composite Index rose 150.76 points, or 1.21 percent, to 12,593.02. Energy stocks jumped 4.4 percent, while base metal miners surged up 7.4 percent. Gold stocks added 5.7 percent as gold prices...

The Canadian stock market was up in early trade Wednesday, but has since reversed and slipped into the red. Crude oil prices stabilized this morning, following the recent pull back. However, a U.S. report from the EIA showed another build in U.S. inventories, which is raising investor concerns about...

Canadian stocks will look to bounce back from this week's big losses Wednesday, but buying interest may remain subdued barring a sustained rebound in crude oil prices. Resource stocks have been pummeled of late due to plunging commodity prices. Miners and energy stocks have had it the worst, but...

Canadian stocks fell sharply for a second day Tuesday, as crude oil prices cratered amid concerns about the global economy. A late-January rally has quickly evaporated, leaving Toronto's main index near its lowest in 3 years. The S&P/TSX Composite Index slipped 232.11 points, or 1.83 percent, to...

The Canadian stock market is trading significantly to the downside Tuesday morning, extending the losses from the previous session. The continued decline in oil prices is weighing on the market, as the price per barrel has retreated back to around $30. The mining, financial and industrial sectors are...

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