Canada Market Report Headlines

CANADA STOCKS-Energy shares help TSX rebound from selloff

* TSX up 174.76 points, or 1.22 percent, at 14,486.83 * All of the 10 main index groups rise * Energy, industrial sectors up 2.3 percent By Solarina Ho and John Tilak TORONTO, Oct 23 - Canada's main stock index posted a sharp gain on Thursday as energy shares jumped with the price of oil and the market rebounded from a selloff the previous session that had been spurred partly by the shootings in Ottawa. Investors were encouraged by comments from police that the gun

Stocks, Markets 5:08pm EDT

CANADA STOCKS-TSX records sharp gain after selloff, energy shares rise

TORONTO, Oct 23 - Canada's main stock index posted a sharp gain on Thursday as the market rebounded from a selloff in the previous session, when worries about shootings in Ottawa weighed, and as energy shares jumped with the price of oil. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 174.76 points, or 1.22 percent, at 14,486.83. All of the 10 main sectors on the index were higher. (Reporting by John Tilak)

Stocks, Markets 4:09pm EDT

CANADA STOCKS-TSX lifted by Cenovus, energy stocks, in broad rally

* TSX up 150.84 points, or 1.1 percent, at 14,462.91 * Nine of the 10 main index groups rise * Energy sector up 2.4 percent, materials down 0.5 percent By Solarina Ho TORONTO, Oct 23 - Canada's main stock index was sharply higher on Thursday, propelled by a strong rebound in the energy sector, as it regained some ground after a steep drop the previous session that was spurred partly by a gunman's incursion into the Parliament buildings in Ottawa and the deadly shooting

Stocks, Markets 11:36am EDT

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens firmly higher as energy stocks rebound

TORONTO, Oct 23 - Canada's main stock market opened strongly higher on Thursday, bolstered by strong gains in the energy sector, recouping some of Wednesday's sharp losses in the wake of deadly shootings in Ottawa. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index opened 95.76 points, or 0.67 percent higher, to 14,407.83. Seven of the index's 10 main groups were positive. However, a decline in gold miner stocks dragged the overall materials group down more than 0.8 perc

Stocks, Markets 9:40am EDT

CANADA STOCKS-Futures indicate a higher start

Oct 23 - Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Thursday, with December futures on the S&P TSX index up 0.30 percent at 0715 ET.

Markets, Financials, Stocks 7:30am EDT

Wed, Oct 22 2014

CANADA STOCKS-TSX dives as Ottawa shootings, energy drop hit sentiment

* TSX down 235.64 points, or 1.62 percent, at 14,312.07 * All 10 main index sectors decline * Energy shares slide with price of oil By John Tilak TORONTO, Oct 22 - Canada's main stock index fell hard on Wednesday after a four-day winning streak, hit by news of deadly shootings in Ottawa and a sharp selloff in energy shares after oil prices tumbled. Investors also digested monetary policy commentary from the Bank of Canada. The Canadian central bank dropped any refe

Markets, Financials, Stocks 22 Oct 2014

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls sharply after Ottawa shootings, energy selloff

TORONTO, Oct 22 - Canada's main stock index fell hard on Wednesday, hit by news of shootings in Ottawa and a sharp selloff in energy shares after oil prices tumbled. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed down 235.64 points, or 1.62 percent, at 14,312.07. All 10 main sectors on the index were in the red. (Reporting by John Tilak; Editing by James Dalgleish)

Stocks, Markets 22 Oct 2014

CANADA STOCKS-TSX tumbles after central bank comment, Ottawa shooting

* TSX tumbles 202.15 points, or 1.39 percent, at 14,345.56 * All 10 main index sectors fall * Energy shares slide with price of oil By John Tilak TORONTO, Oct 22 - Canada's main stock index dropped on Wednesday after a four-day winning streak as investors reacted nervously to monetary policy commentary from the Bank of Canada and news of shootings in Ottawa. A drop in the price of U.S. crude oil, which pulled energy shares lower, also weighed. The Bank of Canad

Stocks, Markets, Financials 22 Oct 2014

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls after central bank comment, Ottawa shooting

* TSX down 96.97 points, or 0.67 percent, at 14,450.74 * Eight of 10 main index sectors decline * Energy shares fall with price of oil By John Tilak TORONTO, Oct 22 - Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday after a four-day winning streak as investors digested monetary policy commentary from the Bank of Canada and news of a shooting in Ottawa. A drop in the price of U.S. crude oil, which pulled energy shares lower, also weighed. The Bank of Canada dropped a

Financials, Stocks, Markets 22 Oct 2014

CANADA STOCKS-TSX little changed as energy shares offset mining fall

TORONTO, Oct 22 - Canada's main stock index was little changed on Wednesday as strength in the energy sector, which followed the price of oil higher, was offset by a decline in shares of gold miners. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 12.89 points, or 0.09 percent, at 14,534.82 shortly after the open. (Reporting by John Tilak Editing by W Simon)

Stocks, Markets 22 Oct 2014
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Key retirements mean a changing of the guard next year in U.S. Congress

Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.