TORONTO - The Toronto Stock Exchange closed lower Tuesday, dragged down by base metal miners as worries about Chinese growth slammed copper prices for a third day, leaving the metal at its lowest level in almost four years.
TORONTO - Stock markets will be looking to build on the strong gains racked up so far this year amid little in the way of economic data coming out during the week and a notable anniversary for indexes.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed lower Thursday as traders prepared to take in the release of job creation data Friday. They also absorbed the latest developments in the Russia-Ukraine crisis that could see Ukraine break up.
TORONTO - Mining stocks helped give the Toronto stock market a modest lift Wednesday as investors continued to monitor the standoff between Russia and Ukraine and digested disappointing U.S. private sector employment data.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market looks to build on the solid gains racked up so far this year as traders get set to consider the latest economic growth figures for Canada and the United States this week, along with earnings reports from the big Canadian banks.
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed with a solid advance Thursday as investors weighed mixed manufacturing data and concentrated on well-received earnings from Canadian corporate heavyweights, including grocer Loblaw (TSX:L) and coffee chain Tim Hortons (TSX:THI).
TORONTO - The focus of the Toronto stock market will again be on earnings news this week after positive corporate data pushed the TSX above the 14,000-mark last week for the first time in almost three years.