TORONTO – Good points within the power sector as the value of oil climbed larger helped elevate Canada’s primary inventory index in late morning buying and selling, whereas U.S. inventory markets have been blended.
The S&P/TSX composite index was up 58.19 factors at 20,611.44.
In New York, the Dow Jones industrial common was up 96.96 factors at 34,674.53. The S&P 500 index was up 9.77 factors at 4,452.82, whereas the Nasdaq composite was down 12.55 factors at 15,024.90.
The Canadian greenback traded for 79.07 cents US in contrast with 78.98 cents US on Tuesday.
The October crude oil contract was up US$2.31 at US$72.77 per barrel and the October pure fuel contract was up 29 cents at US$5.55 per mmBTU.
The December gold contract was down US$12.10 at US$1,795.00 an oz. and the December copper contract was down 9 cents at US$4.41 a pound.
This report by The Canadian Press was first printed Sept. 15, 2021.
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