February 18, 2020 / 12:33 PM / in 3 months

TSX rises 0.06% to 17,858.34

The Art Deco facade of the original Toronto Stock Exchange building is seen on Bay Street in Toronto, Ontario, Canada January 23, 2019. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

* The Toronto Stock Exchange’s TSX rises 0.06 percent to 17,858.34 

* Leading the index were Eldorado Gold Corp , up 10.5%, Ballard Power Systems Inc , up 9.4%, and B2Gold Corp , higher by 8.4%.

* Lagging shares were Bombardier Inc , down 10.6%, Spin Master Corp, down 5.3%, and Interfor Corp, lower by 5.2%.

* On the TSX 111 issues rose and 117 fell as a 0.9-to-1 ratio favored decliners. There were 44 new highs and 3 new lows, with total volume of 294.1 million shares.

* The most heavily traded shares by volume were Bombardier Inc , Aurora Cannabis Inc  and Manulife Financial Corp.

* The TSX’s energy group  rose 0.25 points, or 0.2%, while the financials sector slipped 1.12 points, or 0.3%.

* West Texas Intermediate crude futures rose 0.06%, or $0.03, to $52.08 a barrel. Brent crude  rose 0.02% , or $0.01, to $57.68 [O/R]

* The TSX is up 4.7% for the year.

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