TORONTO – Canada’s principal inventory index edged barely larger in buying and selling, whereas U.S. inventory markets had been up.
The S&P/TSX composite index was up 7.32 factors at 16,331.03.
In New York, the Dow Jones industrial common was up 89.37 factors at 25,758.69. The S&P 500 index was up 6.92 factors at 2,857.05, whereas the Nasdaq composite was up 4.68 factors at 7,821.01
The Canadian greenback averaged 76.54 cents US, up .09 of a US cent.
The October crude contract was up 21 cents at US$65.42 per barrel and the September pure fuel contract was down half a penny at US$2.94 per mmBTU.
The December gold contract was up US$10.40 at US$1,194.60 an oz. and the September copper contract was up 4 cents at US$2.67 a pound.