Loonie Exchange Rate

Loonie Hits 80 Cents, But Not For Long

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.29.2016 | Canada Business

Fast ride back up for a currency worth 69 cents a few months ago.

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...

Low Loonie Causes Real Estate Slump In California

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.26.2016 | Canada Business

"This was the perfect storm for the desert."

Loonie's Long Slide Almost Over, Ex-Carney Protege Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.22.2016 | Canada Business

If it sticks to its historical range, the loonie mostly has an upside at this point.

4 Factors That Will Determine Canada's Real Estate Market In 2016

The RentSeeker.ca Team | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Business
The RentSeeker.ca Team

The Loonie is the lowest it has been in 15 years, a barrel of gas is trading for less than $30 -- compare these factors against the rising U.S. greenback and you get one gloomy economic forecast. However, there is one section of our economy that seems to be unaffected, as real estate is showing little signs of slowing down.

Bring The House Back Early And Give Canada Answers

Keith Beardsley | Posted 01.14.2016 | Canada Politics
Keith Beardsley

How many times did we hear the media complain that the Conservatives used talk points all the time, often reading them from prepared scripts? We are now starting to see the Liberals doing the same thing. When asked about the need to get our downward spiraling economy moving, Trudeau's stock answer was, "We are going to do this right. We are going to do this responsibly." The only thing lacking was a piece of paper while he read the answer. For the party that promised to do things differently, it is much of the same. We haven't seen anything concrete to address the sinking dollar or get the economy moving.

Loonie Drops Below 70 Cents U.S. For First Time In 13 Years

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.12.2016 | Canada Business

A year ago, it was at 83.6 cents U.S.

Loonie Hits Lowest Level In More Than 12 Years Amid 'Identity Crisis'

CP/HuffPost Canada | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Business

With manufacturing and oil exports in the dumps, no one know what Canada's economy is about anymore.

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 Falls Below 73 Cents As Oil Drops Below $36

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2015 | Canada Business

The loonie hasn't been this low since mid-2004.

Loonie Tanks Again As Oil Touches 7-Year Lows

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2015 | Canada Business

Oil prices are under pressure after OPEC's decision not to limit supply.

Loonie Will Fall For Another Year, Scotiabank Predicts

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.04.2015 | Canada Business

If you’re planning a major purchase in the U.S. or a vacation abroad, you may want to buy now rather than later. Scotiabank predicts the Canadian do...

Loonie Hits 11-Year Low

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.24.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- The Canadian dollar was trading near an 11-year low Thursday morning as Toronto and U.S. stock markets declined. Loonie was down 0.16 of...

Why The Loonie's Decline Could Mean A ‘Landslide' Against Harper

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.10.2015 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar has been trading near 11-year lows of around 76 or 77 cents U.S. over the past couple weeks, and while that may seem to be a margi...

Loonie ‘Undervalued' But ‘Worst Days Are Over': BMO

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.21.2015 | Canada Business

Same-day trips to the U.S. from Canada have plunged 28 per cent in the past two years, a sign that the loonie is undervalued, the Bank of Montreal say...

Things Are Looking Up For Loonie

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.06.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar is up and U.S. index futures are negative following disappointing jobs numbers from the United States. The American d...

Should Canadians Be Worried About the Weak Loonie?

Peter Hall | Posted 05.11.2015 | Canada Business
Peter Hall

A weaker Canadian dollar poses a threat to imported inputs to Canada's production machine, and to future Canadian investments abroad. But the soaring U.S. dollar isn't the only currency in play. Movements in other currencies are less dramatic. Perhaps this is an opportunity to scan the globe both for inputs to our production process and for direct investment undertakings in less-traditional markets.

Just How Low Can It Go?

The Huffington Post Canada | Sunny Freeman | Posted 03.06.2015 | Canada Business

Canadians travelling abroad might be in for more bad news.

Lowest Since 2009

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar hit fresh, multi-year lows Friday as November's economic data came in worse than expected.The loonie finished well off e...

Loonie Plunges Through 80 Cents In Biggest 2-Year Drop Ever

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.29.2015 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar fell through a psychologically important barrier Wednesday, trading for the first time in five years below 80 cents U.S. The lo...

Loonie Plunges By A Cent After BoC's Surprise Rate Cut

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.23.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar plunged more than 1 1/2 U.S. cents Wednesday after the Bank of Canada surprised markets with a quarter-point cut to its ...

Loonie Price Rises After GDP Update

CP | Linda Nguyen | Posted 12.24.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar edged higher Tuesday following the latest GDP figures that signalled that Canada's economy may be doing better than many...

5-YEAR LOW

CBC | Posted 02.10.2015 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar plunged to 86 cents today in the wake of turmoil in oil and stock markets. The loonie was trading at a 5½-year low of 86.69 ce...

Toronto Stock Exchange, Loonie Plunge Amid Oil Price Collapse

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada Business

Oil prices will shave $15 billion to $20 billion from Canada’s economy annually if they stay at current, lower levels, the Bank of Montreal says. ...