TSX posts nearly 3% weekly gain with loonie up, cannabis stocks down

On Friday, May 27, the TSX Composite Index extended the green streak it's been on since May 19 by increasing 216.40 points, 1.05 per cent, to 20,748.58. The index’s biggest sector, financials, gained 1.33 per cent and energy was up 1.65 per ...

TSX extends green streak after RBC & TD beat estimates, loonie gains

The TSX Composite Index has risen for the fifth day in a row with all the major sectors in green. The financial sector gained 0.9 per cent Thursday, May 26. The Royal Bank of Canada and Toronto-Dominion Bank reported better than expected second-qu...

TSX up for 4th straight day as all sectors gain, energy up 62% YTD

The rebound after the correction is certainly on for the commodity heavy TSX Composite Index. It ended in the green for the fourth consecutive trading day. Since May 12, it is up 3.5 per cent and 1.4 per cent of that has come in the last four days. ...

TSX up for 4th straight day as all sectors gain, energy up 62% YTD

The rebound after the correction is certainly on for the commodity heavy TSX Composite Index. It ended in the green for the fourth consecutive trading day. Since May 12, it is up 3.5 per cent and 1.4 per cent of that has come in the last four days. ...

TSX snaps 7-week losing streak despite healthcare sector & loonie down

It was a marginal 15.69-point gain at the end of the trading day Friday, May 20, for the TSX Composite Index but that meant that after seven consecutive weekly losses, the index ended a week in the green. The benchmark index grew 0.49 per cent for...

TSX in green as tech & base metal sectors rebound, loonie up

The TSX Composite Index on Thursday, May 19, rebounded by 80.54 points, 0.4 per cent, after its fall of 1.9 per cent the previous day. With a little luck, it might just break its seven-week losing streak, this week. Energy was back up 0.6 per cent...

TSX falls 2% as April inflation rate hits new 31-year high, loonie down

The TSX Composite Index on Wednesday, May 18, closed in the red by 389.63 points, down 1.90 per cent, to 20,101.38 after StatCan reported that April’s inflation rate of 6.8 per cent year-over-year breached a new 31-year high. Basics like food ...

TSX up with all sectors in green, DND spikes 67% in 4 days & loonie up

So, for the third day in a row, the TSX Composite Index gained Tuesday, May 17, after it closed 1.41 per cent up. After sinking to a correction, Canada’s benchmark index has recovered four per cent and at market close stood at 20,491.01, up 284...

TSX in green with energy & base metals up, commodities & loonie gain

The commodity heavy TSX Composite Index had a second straight day in the green, gaining 106.60 points, 0.53 per cent, to 20,206.41, even as fears grew about a slowdown in China and its implications on the world economy and the supply chain. Once a...

TSX rebounds 2% but posts 7th straight weekly loss, tech & loonie gain

The TSX Composite Index snapped its six-day losing streak that began May 5, after it rebounded 400.76 points, 2.03 per cent, back over 20,000 points, Friday, May 13. However, it was the seventh straight week in the red for the benchmark index after i...