February 21, 2020
  • 11:00 am Calabar retain South Conference basketball title
  • 2:01 pm Sports Briefs
  • 1:59 pm Clarendon win, but champs drop out title race
  • 1:57 pm Sports Briefs
  • 1:54 pm Calabar excite at inaugural Wint/McKenley Classic

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.