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Below 90 Cents

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed lower Friday amid data showing a bigger than expected drop in December retail sales and tame inflation.The loonie was down 0.28 of a cent to 89.82 cents US as Stat...
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Economy Grows For 5th Straight Month

OTTAWA — The economy grew by 0.2 per cent month over month in November, boosted by the resource sector and marking the fifth straight monthly increase, Statistics Canada said Friday. The increase matc...
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<i>4 1/2-Year Low</i>

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 hit 90.77 cents U.S. Tuesday morning, its lowest poin...
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Will This Free-Fall Ever Stop?

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed sharply lower Thursday as traders took in readings showing a slowdown in the housing sector and looked to the release Friday of December job numbers.The loonie clo...
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Commodity Economy Drags Down Loonie

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 to settle at 95.94 cents US.The shift lower came a...
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Loonie Touches 2-Year Low

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 direction of bond yields and the broader U.S. economy...
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Prepare For An Expensive Summer..

TORONTO - With the Canadian dollar expected to continue its downward spiral well into the summer, Canadians may find themselves out of luck went it comes to bargain hunting south of the border."Things...
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Another Disastrous Day For The Loonie

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar tumbled to its lowest level in more than 18 months on Friday as the U.S. dollar continued to appreciate.The loonie was down for a sixth session, falling 0.98 to 95.42 cen...