The pharmaceutical, energy and financial sectors led some healthy gains on the Toronto Stock Exchange today and all ten sectors of the S&P TSX Composite Index saw increases. The price of crude was relatively stable and overseas markets closed with gains on expectation of further stimulus especially in Europe.
The S&P TSX Composite Index closed up 172.72 (1.21 per cent)
The NYSE closed higher
Oil is trending higher
Gold is trending lower
The loonie is up slightly against the US dollar