S&P/TSX Composite indexToronto
|Day's Range||14,546.57 - 14,605.25|
|52wk Range||11,531.20 - 14,622.40|
|Avg Vol (3m)||226,297,520|
- Reuters•4 months ago
Canada's main stock index fell on Monday as lower commodity prices weighed on miners and energy companies and investors took a cautious approach ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy decision. U.S. crude oil prices fell about 3 percent after Iran quashed hopes of a quick deal by major producers to freeze output and oversupply concerns resurfaced after a six-week recovery in prices. "It's a story about oil, and then we're waiting for the Fed later this week," said John Stephenson, president at Stephenson & Company Capital Management.
- CNBC•2 years ago
Commodity currencies may face a race to the bottom as the Bank of Canada's surprise rate cut sent the Canadian dollar to five-year lows and could pressure Australia's central bank to follow suit.