TSX advances to end the week on triple-digit gains

TSX advances to end the week on triple-digit gains

TSX advances to end the week on triple-digit gains The financial and mining sectors led the gains for the Toronto Stock Exchange on Friday along with some good earnings reports. Wall Street also saw gains as Apple stocks pushed the Nasdaq higher and the Dow saw triple-digit gains after Thursday’s sell-off. Major Asian and most European markets were closed Friday for holidays.

The S&P/TSX Composite Index closed up 115.3 (0.76 per cent)

The NYSE closed higher

Oil is trending lower (Brent $66.61, WTI $59.36 at 4.25pm)

Gold is trending lower

The loonie is valued at U$0.8216 (at 4.25pm)