October 15, 2019
  • 3:54 am Manitobas DauphinSwan RiverMarquette riding in the spotlight
  • 3:53 am Suzuki visits the Cree
  • 3:52 am Court order puts survivor compensation cases in jeopardy
  • 3:42 am CN Rail trying to shut up former supervisor for giving financial documents
  • 3:36 am Churches calling for prayer and support ahead of TRC closing event in

On the markets at midmorning (ET):The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 10.09 points to 15,212.46, after 90 minutes of trading.In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 101.24 points to 21,714.67. The S&P 500 index was up 1.37 points to 2,478.50 and the Nasdaq composite index was up 9.26 points to 6,421.44.The Canadian dollar was trading at 79.79 cents US, down from Tuesday’s average price of 79.96 cents US.The September crude contract was up 40 cents to US$48.28 per barrel and the September natural gas contract was down three cents to US$2.90 per mmBTU.The August gold contract was down $4.40 to US$1,247.70 an ounce and the September copper contract was up two cents to US$2.87 a pound.