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North American markets rally on corporate earnings, eased geopolitical tensions
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North American markets rally on corporate earnings, eased geopolitical tensions

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted August 3, 2022 4:40 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ North American markets rallied Wednesday against the backdrop of another day of strong corporate earnings as well as easing investor anxiety about U.S.-China relations. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 40.61 points at 19,545.94.In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 416.33 points at 32,810.50. The S&P 500 index was up 63.98 points at 4,155.17, while the Nasdaq composite was up 319.40 points at 12,668.16. ...
S&P/TSX composite down as Shopify decline weighs on technology sector
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S&P/TSX composite down as Shopify decline weighs on technology sector

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 26, 2022 4:55 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ North American markets ended the trading day in the red, with a decline in Shopify Inc. weighing on the technology sector of Canada’s main stock exchange, as U.S. stock markets sank following Walmart’s profit warning. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 131.80 points at 18,972.68. Read more: Energy helps push up S&P/TSX composite up ahead of earnings flurry, fed decision In New York, the Dow Jones industr...