• Euro, Italian bonds sold as EU warns on Italy budget
    Reuters3 hours ago

    Euro, Italian bonds sold as EU warns on Italy budget

    Investors sold Italian bonds and the euro on Friday, with Italy's bond yield hitting four-year highs as the European Union called its draft budget an "unprecedented" breach of EU fiscal rules. Late on Thursday, the European Commission told Rome in a letter https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites

  • Canadian dollar hits five-week low versus broadly stronger greenback
    Reuters15 hours ago

    Canadian dollar hits five-week low versus broadly stronger greenback

    The Canadian dollar weakened to a five-week low against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday as the greenback broadly climbed and oil prices added to a sharp decline the previous day. The decline for the loonie was driven by strengthening of the U.S. dollar rather than "anything Canada-specific,"

  • Global stocks tumble on souring sentiment; oil falls
    Reuters16 hours ago

    Global stocks tumble on souring sentiment; oil falls

    Stocks fell sharply on Thursday while the Japanese yen rose in a move toward safety assets, with traders citing the Sino-U.S. trade war, Italy's budget concerns and a widening gap between the United States and Saudi Arabia. European stocks closed near the day's lows and Wall Street slid after

  • Baystreet16 hours ago

    Triple-Digit Losses for TSX

    Stocks took a pasting Thursday in Canada’s largest markets, as losses in industrials and energy stocks ...

  • The Canadian Press16 hours ago

    Most actively traded companies on the TSX

    Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:

  • Baystreet21 hours ago

    Energy Stocks Pull Indexes Lower

    Canada's main stock index fell on Thursday as energy shares took a hit from a second day of decline ...

  • World shares mixed after Wall St retreat, weaker Japan data
    The Canadian Pressyesterday

    World shares mixed after Wall St retreat, weaker Japan data

    BANGKOK — Shares turned higher in Europe on Thursday after declines in Asia and on Wall Street. A report of weaker Japanese exports in September underscored uncertainties over the outlook for trade.

  • China's yuan sinks further after US currency report
    The Canadian Pressyesterday

    China's yuan sinks further after US currency report

    China's politically sensitive yuan sank to a 22-month low against the dollar on Thursday after the U.S. Treasury declined to label Beijing a currency manipulator amid a mounting tariff battle. The closely watched yuan fell to 6.9411 per dollar at mid-morning, coming its closest to breaking the symbolically

  • The Canadian Press2 days ago

    Most actively traded companies on the TSX

    Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:

  • Baystreet2 days ago

    Health-care Hampers Stocks in Toronto

    CORRECTS MARKET CLOSE FIGURES FROM TORONTO Canada's main stock index lost ground on Wednesday as ...

  • Baystreet2 days ago

    Stocks down as legal pot makes bow

    Canada's main stock index declined on Wednesday as the healthcare sector tumbled, led by losses in Cannabis ...

  • Baystreet2 days ago

    TSX Begins Wednesday in Red

    Equities in Canada’s largest centre opened lower on Wednesday, led by declines in the health-care and ...

  • C$ retreats as greenback climbs ahead of Fed minutes
    Reuters2 days ago

    C$ retreats as greenback climbs ahead of Fed minutes

    The Canadian dollar weakened against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday, pulling back from an 11-day high the day before as domestic data showed lower factory shipments and the greenback broadly rose ahead of the release of Federal Reserve minutes. Canadian factory sales fell by 0.4 percent in August

  • Baystreet3 days ago

    Big Gains for TSX

    Canada's main stock index took a page from its American cousins on Tuesday and reached for the rafters, ...

  • The Canadian Press3 days ago

    Most actively traded companies on the TSX

    Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:

  • Baystreet3 days ago

    Near Triple-Digit Gains for TSX Tuesday

    Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday, led by shares in the tech sector The S&P/TSX Composite ...

  • Baystreet3 days ago

    Futures Hike with Health-Care

    Equities in Toronto opened higher, on the strength of tech and health-care stocks. The S&P/TSX Composite ...

  • C$ strengthens to nearly one-week high as stocks rise
    Reuters3 days ago

    C$ strengthens to nearly one-week high as stocks rise

    The Canadian dollar strengthened to nearly a one-week high against the greenback on Tuesday, boosted by a rise in stocks and growing expectations of a Bank of Canada interest rate hike next week. Stocks ...

  • Safe havens rise on West-Saudi tension; world stocks fall
    Reuters4 days ago

    Safe havens rise on West-Saudi tension; world stocks fall

    Major stock markets slipped on Monday as rising tensions between Western powers and Saudi Arabia added to concerns over the pace of global economic growth, with investors flocking to traditional safe-havens ...

  • Baystreet4 days ago

    TSX shrinks into minus side

    Equity markets ended Monday mixed, despite gains by health-care and gold stocks The S&P/TSX Composite ...

  • Bank of Canada sees high business optimism, market eyes rate hike
    Reuters4 days ago

    Bank of Canada sees high business optimism, market eyes rate hike

    Canadian business optimism remained at near record-levels in the third quarter, the Bank of Canada said on Monday in a report likely to cement market forecasts of another interest rate increase next week. The Bank of Canada has raised rates four times since July 2017 and most market players expect another

  • Canadian dollar rallies as business optimism backs further rate hikes
    Reuters4 days ago

    Canadian dollar rallies as business optimism backs further rate hikes

    The Canadian dollar strengthened to its highest in five days against its U.S. counterpart on Monday, after a quarterly business survey by the Bank of Canada supported bets for another interest rate hike from the central bank as soon as next week. Canadian business optimism remained at near-record levels

  • Baystreet4 days ago

    Stocks get lift from metals

    Equity markets were higher approaching midday Monday as mining stocks rose on the back of climbing gold ...

  • Baystreet4 days ago

    TSX picks up where it left off

    Canada's main stock index rose at opening trade on Monday, driven by energy companies amid rising oil ...