Financial sector helps lift Toronto stocks, U.S. stocks also climb higher

Financial sector helps lift Toronto stocks, U.S. stocks also climb higher
TORONTO — Gains in the financial sector helped Canada’s main stock index head higher in late-morning trading. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 35.28 points at 15,081.56. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 123.79 points at 24,189.38. The S&P 500 index was up 8.28 points at 2,618.58, while the Nasdaq composite was up 27.94 points at 7,051.77.... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:   Toronto Stock Exchange (15,046.28, up 70.75 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 27 cents, or three per cent, to $9.27 on 40.6 million shares. Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Health care. Down $1.66, or 2.94 per cent, to $54.79 on 8.6 million shares. Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA). Health care. Down... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (14,975.53, up 36.35 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 53 cents, or 6.26 per cent, to $9.00 on 32.8 million shares. Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G). Basic Materials. Up 97 cents, or 7.54 per cent, to $13.83 on 9.6 million shares. Canopy Growth Corp. (TSX:WEED). Health... Read More

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week
TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Cabinet shuffle Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will shuffle his cabinet Monday to deal with the resignation of Treasury Board President Scott Brison who has said he won’t seek re-election this fall. Observers will be watching to see if Trudeau simply replaces Brison or uses... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (14,939.18, up 35.69 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 59 cents, or 7.49 per cent, to $8.47 on 32.8 million shares. Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA). Health care. Up 47 cents, or 5.4 per cent, to $9.18 on 17.8 million shares. Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Up 20 cents, or 2.28... Read More

Toronto stock rally continues, caps off best week in more than three years

Toronto stock rally continues, caps off best week in more than three years
TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index’s rally continued for a sixth straight day as it posted its best weekly performance in more than three years. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 35.69 points to 14,939.18. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average lost 5.97 points at 23,995.95. The S&P 500 index was down 0.38 of a point at 2,596.26, while... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (14,903.49 up 98.76 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 71 cents, or 9.9 per cent, to $7.88 on 25.1 million shares. Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA). Health care. Down 21 cents, or 2.35 per cent, to $8.71 on 14.4 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Down five cents, or 2.19... Read More

Toronto stocks edge higher, U.S. stocks mixed; Loonie gives up ground

Toronto stocks edge higher, U.S. stocks mixed; Loonie gives up ground
TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index edged higher in late-morning trading, helped by rising energy stocks and gains in the health-care sector which includes the big marijuana companies. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 17.87 points at 14,822.60. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 25.66 points at 23,904.78. The S&P 500 index was down 0.79 points at... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (14,804.73, up 199.58 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 49 cents, or 7.34 per cent, to $7.17 on 16.4 million shares. Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Up four cents, or 0.47 per cent to $8.55 on 13.6 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Up 14... Read More

Loonie up after Bank of Canada rate decision, Toronto stocks higher

Loonie up after Bank of Canada rate decision, Toronto stocks higher
TORONTO — Gains in the key financial, industrial and material sectors helped Canada’s main stock index push higher, while the loonie gained ground following the Bank of Canada’s latest rate announcement. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 85.59 points at 14,690.74. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 97.87 points at 23,885.32. The S&P 500 index was... Read More