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Are oil and gas industry insiders bracing for a rough patch ahead?

Energy stocks have badly lagged the overall Toronto market over the past five years, but the roles have finally reversed over the past 12 months. 261 more words

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Why is the TSX rallying even as Canadian companies suffer?

A dismal earnings season, a recent wave of poorer-than-expected economic data and even the reemergence of Quebec separatism this year should have put a dent in Canadian stock prices. 823 more words

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Why Canada is still a metal queen on the TSX composite index

It’s hardly a surprise that the S&P/TSX Composite Index, Canada’s primary equity benchmark, is rallying at the same time as the country’s materials sector. Like best friends on vacation, where one goes, the other is sure to follow. 781 more words

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Energy stocks lead broad market rally; S&P 500 hits new record high

Energy stocks are the stars Monday as oil prices hit $103 US per barrel, and a broad rally south of the border has lifted the S&P 500 Index to a new record high. 120 more words

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