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Santa Claus rally continues despite drop in crude prices; TSX, Dow post triple-digit gains

Stock markets are flashing green in late-day trading Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and Toronto’s lead index both up by triple digits.

As of about 3:48 pm EST, Toronto’s benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index is ahead by 109 points to 14,322, with nearly all 10 sectors edging higher, including energy stocks. 147 more words


Santa Claus rally kicks into gear, TSX jumps 256 points; oil rallies

Stock markets indexes are up across the board Wednesday, as tax-loss selling season nears an end and bargain hunters swoop in to pick up beaten down stocks. 175 more words

TSX jumps 156 points Tuesday; oil prices up a hair after day of wild swings

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s main equity index posted triple-digit gains Tuesday, as bargain hunters moved in to gobble up beaten down energy stocks.

After a day of wild swings in equity markets as well as crude oil prices, the S&P/TSX Composite Index closed at 13,861.52, up 156.4 points. 188 more words


TSX plunges 460 points as oil prices sink again

Toronto’s lead equity index is under the gun Monday as oil prices continue to to drop.

At about 1:50 pm EST, the S&P/TSX Composite Index has shed about 460 points to 14,014, led by yet another sharp retreat in energy shares. 100 more words


Oil, gold prices rally; Ceapro, K-Bro shares fly; TSX gains

Battered oil prices are in rally mode Friday, giving besieged energy investors a bit of relief after four months of pain.

As of about 2:19 pm ET, the near-month futures contract for… 213 more words


Stocks on the rise in wake of Republican win; oil prices holding steady

Stock market indexes are flashing green Wednesday morning in the wake of the Republican Party’s victorious performance in Tuesday’s U.S. mid-term elections.

By seizing control of the Senate the Republicans won control of both houses of Congress, setting the stage for plenty of fireworks during President Barack Obama’s final two years in office. 136 more words


U.S. stocks hit record highs on Japan stimulus; TSX jumps despite commodity slump

The S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average surged past previous record highs on Friday, after the Bank of Japan surprised investors by boosting stimulus measures. 118 more words