TSX gains on Hudson’s Bay real estate deal, RBC earnings

TSX gains on Hudson’s Bay real estate deal, RBC earnings

TSX gains on Hudson’s Bay real estate deal, RBC earnings Another volatile day for oil prices may have hit energy stocks again today but the big news was in retail where Hudson’s Bay announced a real estate deal and also in the financial sector where RBC announced strong results.

The S&P/TSX Composite Index closed up 63.60 (0.42 per cent)

The NYSE closed mixed (Dow up; Nasdaq, S&P down.)

Oil is trending higher (Brent $62.08, WTI $51.10 at 4.20pm)

Gold is trending higher.

The loonie is valued at $0.80477 (4.20pm)