S&P/TSX moves down slightly during morning trading, U.S. markets rebounding


TORONTO — The S&P/TSX composite index was down in mid-morning trading as energy and financials fell, while U.S. markets had mostly regained ground after opening down.

Canada’s main stock index was trading down 96.61 points at 19,740.64.

In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 91.38 points at 31,742.73. The S&P 500 index was up 3.2 points at 3,938.38, while the Nasdaq composite was up 96.60 points at 11,460.84.

The Canadian dollar traded for 76.89 cents US compared with 77.10 cents US on Wednesday.

The June crude contract was up US$1.24 at US$106.95 per barrel and the June natural gas contract was up a penny at cents at US$7.65 per mmBTU.

The June gold contract was down US$12.50 at US$1,841.20 an ounce and the July copper contract was down 10 cents at US$4.10 a pound.

Companies in this story: (TSX:GSPTSE, TSX:CADUSD=X)



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