May 29, 2019 / 11:51 AM / 7 months ago

TSX falls  1.02 percent to 16,131.47

FILE PHOTO: Businessmen pass the Toronto Stock Exchange sing in Toronto, Ontario, Canada July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

* The Toronto Stock Exchange’s  S&P/TSX fell 165.99 points, or 1.02 percent, to 16,131.47.

* Leading the index were Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd, up 5.8 percent, B2Gold Corp, up 5.5 percent, and Canadian Natural Resources Ltd, higher by 3.8 percent.

* Lagging shares were Canada Goose Holdings Inc, down 31.0 percent, Canopy Growth Corp, down 5.0 percent, and Sierra Wireless Inc, lower by 4.9 percent.

* On the TSX 52 issues rose and 185 fell as a 0.3-to-1 ratio favored decliners. There were 6 new highs and 18 new lows, with total volume of 202.8 million shares.

* The most heavily traded shares by volume were Encana Corp, Canadian Natural Resources Ltd and Enbridge Inc.

* The TSX’s energy group rose 1.66 points, or 1.2 percent, while the financials sector slipped 3.00 points, or 1.0 percent.

* West Texas Intermediate crude futures fell 0.42 percent, or $0.25, to $58.89 a barrel. Brent crude  fell 1 percent, or $0.7, to $69.41

* The TSX is up 12.6 percent for the year.

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below