Canadian Dollar Value

Low Dollar Could Hurt High-Flying Albertans

CBC | Posted 10.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

The low Canadian dollar is good news for the energy industry but it could make it more expensive to live in Alberta. On Friday, the loonie hit a si...

BoC Probably 'Incredibly Uncomfortable' As Loonie Soars

CP/HuffPost Canada | Posted 07.02.2014 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar reached its highest point in 2014 Wednesday morning, likely dismaying exporters and the Bank of Canada, who had been hoping for a ...

Free Fallin'

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.07.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed sharply lower Friday amid a big miss in expectations for Canadian job creation last month.The loonie fell 0.81 of...

We Haven't Seen A Loonie This Low In Many Years

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar pulled back further Thursday amid concerns about weakness in China's economy and recent comments from the Bank of Canad...

4 1/2-Year Low

CP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- The Canadian dollar fell Tuesday, a day before the Bank of Canada was set to make its latest announcement on interest rates. The loonie ...

Worst-Performing Currency

CP/Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar was higher Thursday morning as the currency continued to stabilize following a series of sharp declines. The loonie was up 0.15 of...

What's Weighing Down The Loonie?

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed sharply lower Tuesday as a host of concerns continued to plague the loonie while the greenback strengthened amid ...

Will This Free-Fall Ever Stop?

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed sharply lower Thursday as traders took in readings showing a slowdown in the housing sector and looked to the rel...

Loonie's Free Fallin'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

The loonie continued its long slide Wednesday, hitting a fresh four-year low against the U.S. dollar. The Canadian dollar was trading at 92.58 cent...

Global Markets Bailing On Loonie

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Just weeks after investment bank Goldman Sachs advised clients to bet against the loonie, global currency traders appear to be doing just that. Bet...

Sink The Loonie?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

Stephen Poloz may be trying to sink the loonie. But it’s not some underhanded plan to damage Canada’s currency that the Bank of Canada governor...

Loonie's Incredible Slide Continues

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar continued to drift downward Tuesday morning to multi-year lows amid mixed commodity prices and a heavy slate of economic...

Loonie Takes A Tumble

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.29.2013 | Canada Business

Talk about bad timing. As Canadians travelled across the border on Friday to take advantage of Black Friday sales, the loonie touched a two-year lo...

Commodity Economy Drags Down Loonie

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar fell nearly half a cent on Wednesday as commodities-influenced currencies moved lower.The loonie dropped 0.44 of a cent ...

Loonie Touches 2-Year Low

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.01.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar dropped to its lowest level in nearly two years on Tuesday as the U.S. dollar gained traction on confidence over the dir...

Prepare For An Expensive Summer..

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.23.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - With the Canadian dollar expected to continue its downward spiral well into the summer, Canadians may find themselves out of luck went it co...

Loonie In Free Fall Amid Market Chaos

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar fell nearly two cents U.S. in the space of 24 hours as of Thursday afternoon. The loonie was trading at 96.43 cents U.S., down ...

LOONIE SOARS

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.07.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed higher Friday amid a strong jobs report for May.The loonie was off early highs but still up 0.59 of a cent to 98....

TD Bank: Loonie Is Coming Down

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.09.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The shine is about the come off the Canadian dollar.TD Bank says in a new forecast the loonie, which has been hovering around parity with the...

Loonie Climbs On Strong Overseas News

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar lifted Tuesday after Australia announced it was slashing its interest rate by a quarter percentage point.The loonie clim...

Loonie Drops Sharply Amid Mass Sell-Off

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.15.2013 | Canada Business

UPDATE: Resource stocks led the way to a sharply lower session on the Toronto stock market as commodity prices tumbled Monday in the wake of data show...

Loonie Takes A Dive

CP | Posted 02.22.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Canadian dollar was at another seven-month low Friday morning amid data showing lower than expected retail sales and tame inflation fi...

Loonie Drops After Carney Announces Exit

CP | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Canadian dollar closed lower Monday after a surprise announcement that Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney is leaving the central bank...

Don't Worry: The Loonie Is Up Amid Global Finance Worries

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed lower Wednesday with traders generally avoiding riskier assets in the wake of reduced economic growth expectation...

Loonie Soars (Thanks, Ben Bernanke)

CP | Posted 09.13.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Canadian dollar shot up almost a full US cent to a 13-month high Thursday as the U.S. currency weakened after the U.S. Federal Reserve...