Investing.com – Canadian stocks were higher at the close on Thursday, as gains in, and sectors propelled stocks higher.
At the close in Toronto, the index increased 0.44%.
The biggest winners of the trading day were Dye & Durham Ltd (TSX :), which rose 3.73% or 1.51 points to trade at 42.03 at the close. Lightspeed Commerce Inc (TSX 🙂 added 2.84% or 1.99 points to close at 72.05 and Brookfield Business Partners LP (TSX 🙂 rose 2.79% or 1.68 points to 61.95 at the end of the session.
The biggest losers are LifeWorks Inc (TSX :), which lost 1.94% or 0.51 point to trade at 25.75 late in the day. Docebo Inc (TSX 🙂 was down 1.68% or 1.55 points to end at 90.60 and Seabridge Gold Inc . (TSX 🙂 lost 1.65% or 0.41 point to 24.44.
The rising stocks topped the falling stocks 545 to 372 and 141 ended unchanged on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
The, which measures the implied volatility of S & P / TSX composite options, was down 2.82% to 12.08.
In commodities trading, gold futures for December delivery rose 0.23% or 4.05 to $ 1,788.35 per troy ounce. Meanwhile, crude oil for January delivery fell 0.40% or 0.31 to $ 78.08 a barrel, while the January Brent oil contract rose 0.06% or 0, 05 to trade at $ 82.30 per barrel.
CAD / USD rose 0.16% to 0.7905, while CAD / EUR rose 0.09% to 0.7053.
The US Dollar Index Futures lost 0.12% to 96.757.