Dow Jones

Rebound! Loonie Hits Highest Point This Year As Oil Rises

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The trading week started Monday with a bang, as the Canadian dollar soared to its highest level in half a year on the back of rising crude...

Loonie Hits Highest Level This Year

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market advanced for a third-straight session and the Canadian dollar hit its highest level of the year as investor senti...

Another Frightening Day For Oil And The TSX

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Business

The one bright spot was the loonie.

Oil Crashes Below $30, Drags TSX Down With It

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market closed down sharply on Monday, pulled down by weakness in energy and financial stocks, as oil again fell below th...

Down, Down, Down..

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2016 | Canada Business

The Dow Jones just had its worst start to the year ever.

Stock Market Surprises Of 2015: Online Businesses Win, Oil And Gas Lose

CP | Marley Jay, The Associated Press | Posted 12.31.2015 | Canada Business

New media companies like Netflix became more valuable than established media companies like CBS.

Loonie, TSX End 2015 On A Weak Note

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.31.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Canadian dollar was holding steady as the Toronto Stock Exchange was set to begin the last trading day of 2015 much lower than it be...

Canadian Dollar Edges Up Before Markets Close Early For Holiday

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.24.2015 | Canada Business

Some "slightly positive" news for the loonie.

Loonie Increases While Stock Markets And Oil Price Advance

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.23.2015 | Canada Business

The dollar was up 0.28 of a cent at 72.03 cents US.

TSX End Week With A Nosedive

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market finished its last trading day of the month with a major loss amid a widespread decline in the heavily weighted fi...

TSX Plunges To Lowest Level In Years

AP/HuffPost Canada | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada Business

The Toronto Stock Exchange lost 2.8 per cent of its value Monday, in a rout that saw the S&P TSX Composite index drop 373 points. The index has wip...

Bounceback: Toronto, U.S. Markets Soar At Open

CP | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto Stock Exchange's main index was showing a triple-digit gain in early trading Tuesday as markets around the world rebounded fro...

Currency War Rages As Developing Economies Sputter

CP | Paul Wiseman And Joshua Goodman, The Associated Press | Posted 08.22.2015 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - The damage spans the globe. Thailand's baht. Kazakhstan's tenge. South Africa's rand. Peru's nuevo sol. In emerging markets worldwi...

TSX Plummets As Concerns About Global Growth Rise

CP | Alexandra Posadzki and Brian McKenna | Posted 08.21.2015 | Canada Business

Nearly all of the sectors on the TSX closed lower on Friday.

Even With Oil Prices In Free Fall, TSX Eking Out A Gain For The Year

CP | Posted 12.29.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market registered a solid advance Monday, building on gains racked up last week in the wake of stronger than expected ec...

U.S. Stock Markets At Record High As TSX Tanks Again

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.21.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market pulled back Monday as it looked for direction amid a shortened trading week ahead of the Christmas break. The ...

Bloodbath On The Markets

Posted 12.12.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market closed sharply lower as oil retreated well below the US$60-a-barrel level following another indication of weaknes...

Stock Market Selloff: No One Knows How Deep This Rabbit Hole Goes

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Stock markets are likely in for more volatility this week as traders wonder if sharp gains at the end of last week signal an end to what wou...

Stock Markets Get Slaughtered

CP | Posted 10.09.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Concerns that stock markets are getting too far ahead of themselves dragged both New York and Toronto markets lower on Thursday, motivated...

TSX Dives, Dow Jones Soars

CP | Posted 09.19.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market pulled back sharply on Friday, weighed down by metals and mining, gold and financials stocks. The S&P/TSX comp...

Fed Does Nothing, Causing Dow Jones To Hit Record High

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.17.2014 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The Dow Jones industrial average is closing at a record high after the Federal Reserve maintained its stance on record-low interest r...

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 10.01.2014 | 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 09.30.2014 | 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...