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Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.48%

Stock Markets Jun 29, 2018 04:26PM ET
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Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Materials, Energy and Industrials sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite added 0.48%.

The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Element Fleet Management Corp (TO:EFN), which rose 7.85% or 0.45 points to trade at 6.18 at the close. Meanwhile, Corus Entertainment Inc (TO:CJRb) added 7.13% or 0.33 points to end at 4.96 and Enbridge Inc. (TO:ENB) was up 7.06% or 3.10 points to 47.00 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Canopy Growth Corp (TO:WEED), which fell 5.28% or 2.140 points to trade at 38.420 at the close. Alacer Gold Corp (TO:ASR) declined 4.33% or 0.110 points to end at 2.430 and Aphria Inc (TO:APH) was down 3.42% or 0.420 points to 11.870.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Toronto Stock Exchange by 673 to 425 and 120 ended unchanged.

The S&P/TSX 60 VIX, which measures the implied volatility of S&P/TSX Composite options, was down 3.35% to 13.57.

Gold Futures for August delivery was up 0.26% or 3.30 to $1254.30 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in August rose 1.24% or 0.91 to hit $74.36 a barrel, while the September Brent oil contract rose 1.97% or 1.53 to trade at $79.14 a barrel.

CAD/USD was up 0.87% to 0.7613, while CAD/EUR fell 0.12% to 0.6516.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.82% at 94.22.

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.48%
 

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