TSX in red for 6th straight day but tech & healthcare gain, loonie down

The TSX Composite Index fell for the sixth day in a row as it lost 138.20 points, 0.7 per cent, to 19,699.05 Thursday, May 12. Tech, however, gained 1.8 per cent and healthcare was up 3.8 per cent. All the other sectors were in the red including e...

TSX in correction but energy gains, oil prices & loonie up

The TSX Composite Index confirmed a correction as it edged lower Wednesday, May 11, after it fell by 52.81, 0.27 per cent, to 19,837.25. The energy sector gained 1.5 per cent after Kyiv stopped about 25 per cent of Russia’s oil flow to Europe ...

TSX on brink of correction as tech & healthcare fall, loonie down

The TSX Composite Index fell again Tuesday, May 10, by 109.63 points, 0.55 per cent, to close at 19,890.06. Considering it touched its all-time high of 22,213.07 earlier this year, there may well be a correction on the cards. However, base metals ...

TSX sinks below 20,000 as energy & base metals plummet, loonie down

The TSX Composite Index plummeted Monday, May 9, by 633.59 points, 3.07 per cent, to under 20,000. So far, in bearish 2022, Canada’s commodity-heavy benchmark index had weathered the storm better than most. But with energy plummeting by over...

TSX clocks 6th straight weekly loss as tech stocks fall, loonie down

The TSX Composite Index on Friday, May 6, fell lower by 0.3 per cent, 62.89 points, to 20,633.28. This ended the week with its sixth straight weekly loss, having fallen 0.62 per cent. The benchmark index has fallen 6.37 per cent in six weeks. Energy...

TSX plunges 2.3% with all sectors in red, loonie down

The TSX Composite Index on Thursday, May 5, crashed by 488.78 points, 2.31 per cent, to 20,696.17. This undoes the gains of the last two days and takes the benchmark index into red territory for May. Discernably, the index has experienced volatility ...

TSX back over 21,000 points after Fed hikes interest rate, loonie gains

For the second day in a row, the TSX Composite Index grew by over one per cent after it gained 1.34 per cent, 279.67 points, to 21,184.95. This puts the benchmark index in the green by over two per cent month-to-date. Financials spiked 1.03 per cent...

TSX rebounds with financial & energy sectors up, loonie gains

The financial sector rebounded about one per cent Tuesday, May 3, helping the TSX Composite Index to recover by 213.06 points, 1.03 per cent, after briefly taking it above the 21,000-mark, to settle at 20,692.22. Energy gained 3.85 per cent and tech...

TSX in red despite tech & healthcare rebounding, loonie down

The TSX Composite Index fell 69.78 points, 0.34 per cent, to 20,692.22 Monday, May 2. Healthcare gained 1.4 per cent and IT 1.7 per cent but all the other sectors were in the red. Tech and cannabis stocks were the day’s biggest gainers. 2022 c...

TSX drops 5.15% in April after all sectors close in red, loonie down

The TSX Composite Index fell 359.06 points, 1.7 per cent, to 20,762.00 Friday, April 30, with all the major indices in the red. Energy was down 1.4 per cent and financials 1.3 per cent. This puts the index at a loss of 5.15 per cent for April, undoi...