Canada’s share drops at the close of trading; S&P/TSX Composite Index down 0.29%
Investing.com – Canadian stocks were down at Friday’s close as losses in the , and , sectors pushed stocks lower.
At the close in Toronto, the was down 0.29%.
The biggest winners from the session on the were Granite REIT (TSX:), which rose 4.56% or 4.15 points to trade at 95.20 at the close. Bombardier Inc. (TSX:) added 3.08% or 0.04 points to end at 1.34 and Summit industrial income REIT (TSX:) was up 2.70% or 0.61 points at 22.98 late in the session.
The biggest losers were Hut 8 Mining Corp (TSX:), which fell 7.38% or 0.51 points to trade at 6.40 late in the session. Docebo Inc. (TSX:) lost 6.26% or 3.47 points to end at 51.94 and Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. (TSX:) fell 6.11% or 0.70 points to 10.76.
Rising stocks outnumbered falling stocks by 518 to 498 and 83 ended unchanged on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P/TSX compound options, fell 2.35% to 19.95.
In commodities trading, gold futures for April delivery fell 0.52% or 10.40 to $1,990.00 per troy ounce. Meanwhile, crude oil for April delivery rose 3.11% or 3.30 to $109.32 a barrel, while the May Brent oil contract rose 3.14% or 3. .43 to trade at $112.76 a barrel.
CAD/USD was unchanged 0.29% at 0.79, while CAD/EUR was up 1.02% at 0.72.
US dollar index futures rose 0.65% to 99.14.