Stocks in Toronto edge down, while U.S. stock markets up; loonie slips lower

Stocks in Toronto edge down, while U.S. stock markets up; loonie slips lower
TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index edged lower in late-morning trading, hurt by losses in the key energy and financial sectors. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 4.72 points at 16,439.14. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 55.35 points at 25,918.03. The S&P 500 index was up 4.88 points at 2,881.20, while the Nasdaq composite was... 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 (16,284.53, up 91.12 points). Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Down $1.21, or 2.41 per cent, to $49.09 on 7.3 million shares. Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Up 48 cents, or 2.07 per cent, to $23.63 on 7.3 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 49 cents, or... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,193.41, down 104.14 points). Roxgold Inc. (TSX:ROXG). Materials. Up two cents, or 2.25 per cent, to 91 cents on 9.8 million shares. Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Up 89 cents, or 1.8 per cent, to $50.30 on 7.4 million shares. WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA). Industrials. Up $11.09, or 59.88... 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 (16,297.55, down 24.20 points). Prometic Life Sciences Inc. (TSX:PLI). Health care. Down one cent, or 20 per cent, to four cents on 14.4 million shares. Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Down 45 cents, or 1.86 per cent, to $23.80 on 9.9 million shares. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Down... 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 (16,397.40, up 39.65 points). Kinross Gold Corp. (TSX:K). Materials. Up 11 cents, or 2.71 per cent, to $4.17 on 7.7 million shares. Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Up 28 cents, or 1.16 per cent, to $24.46 on 7 million shares. Element Fleet Management Corp. (TSX:EFN).... Read More

Bank of Canada’s Poloz says mortgage market should offer more product choices

Bank of Canada’s Poloz says mortgage market should offer more product choices
OTTAWA — Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz says it’s time for fresh ideas when it comes to Canadians’ mortgage options. Poloz said in a speech Monday that changes could include encouraging loan terms longer than five years, the creation of a market for private mortgage-based securities and the launch of shared-equity mortgages for first-time home buyers. More innovation would help boost flexibility for borrowers, lenders... 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: Air Canada earnings Air Canada CEO Calin Rovinescu speaks to analysts about the airline’s first-quarter results on Monday. Canada’s largest airline has announced that it is removing its grounded Boeing 737 Max jets from service until at least Aug. 1 in order to provide... 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 (16,494.43, up 83.55 points). Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Up seven cents, or 3.15 per cent, to $2.29 on 9.7 million shares. Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Energy. Up 32 cents, or 12.9 per cent, to $2.80 on 8.2 million shares. Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down 29 cents, or 3.31... 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 (16,410.88, down 91.87 points). Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Down 12 cents, or 5.13 per cent, to $2.22 on 22.3 million shares. CannTrust Holdings Inc. (TSX:TRST). Health care. Down $1.09, or 12.57 per cent, to $7.58 on 10 million shares. Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Down eight cents, or... Read More