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Canadian Financial Close: Loonie, TSX, oil, gold down

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 9 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar was slightly down at market close Friday. The loonie closed at US$0.7572 or US$1=C$1.3206, which compares with Thursday’s close of US$0.7625 or C$1.3114. The S&P/TSX Composite Index closed at 15,274.44, down 83.03 points. Oil fell for a tenth straight day, finishing […] Read more

Canadian Financial Close: Oil down again, gold follows

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 8 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar was slightly down at market close Thursday. The loonie closed at US$0.7625 or US$1=C$1.3114, which compares with Tuesday’s close of US$0.7636 or C$1.3096. The S&P/TSX Composite Index closed at 15,369.43, up 76.72 points. With news of Bombardier Inc. laying off 5,000 […] Read more


Canadian Financial Close: C$ gains strength

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 7 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar was slightly stronger at market close Wednesday. The loonie closed at US$0.7636 or US$1=C$1.3096, which compares with Tuesday’s close of US$0.7616 or C$1.3130. The S&P/TSX Composite Index closed at 15,369.43, up 76.72 points. With the Democrats now in control of the […] Read more

Canadian Dollar and Business Outlook

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 7 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar is slightly up Wednesday morning, following the outcome of the United States mid-term elections. At 8:46 CST Wednesday morning the Canadian dollar was at US$0.7647 or C$1.3075, which compares with Tuesday’s North American close of US$0.7620 or C$1.3120. As expected in […] Read more


Canadian Financial Close: C$ again steady

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 6 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar remained steady on Tuesday. The loonie closed at US$0.7636 or US$1=C$1.3096, which compares with Monday’s close of US$0.7631 or C$1.3105. The S&P/TSX Composite Index closed at 15,292.71, up 75.01. West Texas Intermediate crude oil fell 0.93 U.S. cents to US$62.17 per […] Read more

Canadian Dollar and Business Outlook

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 6 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar is slightly down Tuesday morning, as voters head to the polls in the United States mid-term elections. At 8:33 CST Tuesday morning the Canadian dollar was at US$0.7620 or C$1.3120, which compares with Monday’s North American close of US$0.7636 or C$1.3096. […] Read more


Canadian Financial Close: C$ continues steady

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 5 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar remained steady on Monday, balanced out by gold and oil. The Canadian dollar closed at US$0.7636 or US$1=C$1.3096, which compares with Friday’s close of US$0.7631 or C$1.3105. The S&P/TSX Composite Index closed at 15,217.70, up 98.42. In a speech on Monday […] Read more

Canadian Dollar and Business Outlook

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, MB, Nov. 5, 2018 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar is slightly stronger Monday morning. At 9:01 CST Monday morning the Canadian dollar was at US$0.7635 or C$1.3097, which compares with Friday’s North American close of US$0.7631 or C$1.3105. The markets are preparing for Tuesday’s mid-term elections in the […] Read more


Canadian Financial Close: Dollar down with gold and oil

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Nov. 1 (CNS) – The Canadian dollar closed lower Friday, weighed down by a drop in the price of gold and oil. The Canadian dollar settled Friday at US$0.7631 or C$1.3105, compared to Thursday’s North American close of US$0.7641 or C$1.3088. Oil prices fell Friday, as investors worried about […] Read more

Canadian Dollar and Business Outlook

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, MB, Nov. 2, 2018 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar lower Friday morning, despite robust jobs data from Statistics Canada being released. At 8:48 CDT Friday morning the Canadian dollar was at US$0.7630 or C$1.3095, which compares with Thursday’s North American close of US$0.7641 or C$1.3088. The latest data […] Read more