July 18, 2019 / 11:39 AM / 3 months ago

TSX rises 0.06 percent to 16,494.23

The Toronto Stock Exchange sign is seen in Toronto, Ontario, Canada July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

* The Toronto Stock Exchange’s  S&P/TSX rose 10.02 points, or 0.06 percent, to 16,494.23.

* Leading the index were Sandstorm Gold Ltd , up 8.6 percent, First Majestic Silver Corp , up 6.3 percent, and Alacer Gold Corp , higher by 6.1 percent.

* Lagging shares were Aurora Cannabis Inc , down 6.5 percent, Vermilion Energy Inc, down 4.7 percent, and Nuvista Energy Ltd, lower by 4.2 percent.

* On the TSX 122 issues rose and 111 fell as a 1.1-to-1 ratio favored advancers. There were 23 new highs and 8 new lows, with total volume of 200.2 million shares.

* The most heavily traded shares by volume were Bombardier Inc , Barrick Gold Corp  and Encana Corp.

* The TSX’s energy group  fell 2.31 points, or 1.7 percent, while the financials sector climbed 0.67 points, or 0.2 percent.

* West Texas Intermediate crude futures fell 2.08 percent, or $1.18, to $55.6 a barrel. Brent crude  fell 1.95 percent, or $1.24, to $62.42 [O/R]

* The TSX is up 15.2 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