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THIS ISN'T OVER

CP | Posted 08.04.2014 | Canada Business

The Dow Jones closed out Friday with the worst weekly performance in two years and the TSX saw its biggest decline since May, but the bloodshed likely...

Worst Week In 2 Years

AP/HuffPost Canada | The Associated Press | Posted 08.01.2014 | Canada Business

The U.S. stock market is closing out its worst week in two years. Traders moved money into investments traditionally seen as having lower risk Frid...

Stock Markets Plunge For No Reason Anyone Can See

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 07.31.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — North American stock markets had their biggest one-day tumble since early February on Thursday but analysts were hard-pressed to identify ...

DOW 17,000!

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.02.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market closed little changed Thursday even as job creation data from the United States blew past expectations and raised...

UH OH

CP | Posted 04.11.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — North American stock markets closed in the red for a second session Friday as nervousness about Chinese growth, corporate earnings and sto...

WORLD STOCK MARKETS SINK

CP | Pan Pylas, The Associated Press | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Business

LONDON - Financial markets steadied Tuesday after the turmoil of the previous day reverberated into the Asian session. However, lingering concerns ove...

BRUTAL Day On The Stock Markets

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — North American stock markets sold off sharply Monday as a disappointing read on American manufacturing added to worries over whether econo...

This Is Going To Be A Rough Week On The Stock Markets

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Stock markets look set to extend a sell-off rooted in concerns about emerging markets and about corporate earnings deemed not quite good eno...

Stock Markets Go Boom

CP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — North American stock markets closed sharply higher Friday as a stronger than expected U.S. employment report trumped worries that the Fede...

Triple-Digit TSX Drop

CBC | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada Business

Energy and mining stocks — especially the gold miners — led a substantial pull-back for the TSX on Tuesday as a broad-based sell-off hit most sect...

STOCK MARKETS TANK

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.07.2012 | Canada Business

North American stock markets tanked the day after President Barack Obama’s re-election, with Canada’s S&P/TSX index down 124 points, or more than ...

TSX's 21-Per-Cent Drop Since Spring Makes This A Bear Market

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.04.2011 | Canada Business

Investors are often warned about October, a month that is notorious for market slides and crashes, and this October is off to an early start. With ...

Loonie Stays Below Parity As Markets Stay Jittery

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market racked up another steep decline Friday, the third in a string of selloff days that have seen investors flee the vul...

European Debt Crisis Sends Markets Tumbling, Again

CP | Sunny Freeman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market reduced afternoon losses but closed down more than 200 points amid plummeting gold prices and fresh anxiety over a ...

TSX Nearly 400 Points Lower On Recession Fears

CP | Posted 10.18.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed nearly 400 points lower Thursday amid a global selloff sparked by weak economic reports that spooked already...

Another Turbulent Day On The Markets

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.09.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The wild financial market gyrations might keep you up at night but it's the economic darkness beneath the volatile trading that is the real m...

TSX Plummets 436 Points

CP | Posted 10.04.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - North American stock markets took a hammering Thursday as investors grew ever more pessimistic about the economy with evidence mounting that...

'Total Fear': Dow Wipes Out 2011 Gains

CNN | Posted 10.04.2011 | Canada Business

Whoops! There goes any progress stocks made in 2011. Stocks plunged Thursday, with the Dow tumbling 500 points just before the close, as fear about th...

Massive Selloff: TSX Drops 400 Points

CP | Posted 10.04.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - North American stock markets are racking up big losses over rising pessimism about slowing economic conditions. Late in the morning, the ...

US Debt Ceiling Impasse Sends TSX Stocks Down

CP | Posted 09.26.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - The resource sector led the way to a steep decline on the Toronto stock market Wednesday as investors grew increasingly pessimistic about th...