TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed sharply lower Tuesday as investors reacted negatively to the latest earnings report from the Bank of Montreal and pushed other financial stocks lower ahead of reports from all the big banks this week.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market ended higher Friday amid a stronger than expected showing for third-quarter economic growth in Canada, while indications pointed to a successful start to the U.S. holiday shopping season.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed little changed Monday as energy prices and stocks declined further after Iran and world powers arrived at an agreement about Iran's nuclear program on the weekend.
TORONTO - North American stock markets could be in for a slower than usual week amid concerns about when the Federal Reserve might start to cut back on stimulus measures while winding down for the Thanksgiving holiday.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed higher Thursday as solid labour data from the U.S. helped traders get used to the idea that the Federal Reserve may start cutting back its monetary stimulus early in the new year.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed lower Wednesday as minutes from the last meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve in October failed to provide reassurance that the Fed won't soon start to withdraw economic stimulus.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed higher Friday amid optimism that the U.S. Federal Reserve likely won't be cutting stimulus as early as thought while giving a muted response to a sweeping economic reform plan from the Chinese government.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market registered a solid advance Thursday as the next likely leader of the U.S. Federal Reserve made it clear the American economy will need to show more improvement before the central bank starts to withdraw economic stimulus.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market moved higher Wednesday as gains in energy and financial shares helped balance out earnings misses from two of Canada's biggest grocers and lingering disappointment that a meeting of Chinese leaders failed to yield hoped-for economic reforms.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed little changed Monday as interest sensitive stocks continued to sell off amid rising U.S. bond yields and retailers declined ahead of earnings reports later in the week.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market is likely in for a lacklustre week amid a slowing of quarterly earnings reports, a dearth of market-moving economic data and uncertainty about what the U.S. Federal Reserve may do about a key stimulus program.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed sharply higher Friday as a much stronger than expected American employment report encouraged buyers while at the same time raising concerns that the U.S. Federal Reserve could be set to unwind a key stimulus program.