March 24, 2020 / 11:34 AM / 2 months ago

TSX rises 11.96% to 12,571.08

FILE PHOTO: 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 -/File Photo

- The Toronto Stock Exchange’s TSX rises 11.96 percent to 12,571.08 

- Leading the index were First Quantum Minerals Ltd <FM.TO​>, up 41.9%, Pembina Pipeline Corp​ , up 36%, and Chorus Aviation Inc​ , higher by 29.9%.

- Lagging shares were NFI Group Inc​​ , down 16.7%, ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc​, down 0.4%, and Frontera Energy Corp​, flat.

- On the TSX 226 issues rose and 2 fell as a 113-to-1 ratio favored advancers. There were no and 4 new lows, with total volume of 486.6 million shares.

- The most heavily traded shares by volume were Bombardier Inc , Suncor Energy Inc  and Toronto-dominion Bank.

- The TSX’s energy group  rose 4.91 points, or 11.3%, while the financials sector climbed 26.67 points, or 13.4%.

- West Texas Intermediate crude futures rose 4.15%, or $0.97, to $24.33 a barrel. Brent crude  rose 2.52%, or $0.68, to $27.71 [O/R]

- The TSX is off 26.3% for the year.

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