Canada’s share drops at the close of trading; S&P/TSX Composite Index down 0.30%

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 fell 0.30% to a new 3-month low.

The biggest winners from the session on the were Martinrea International Inc. . (TSX:), which rose 14.61% or 1.11 points to trade at 8.71 at the close. Trisura Group Ltd. (TSX:) added 10.75% or 3.43 points to end at 35.34 and Kinaxis Inc. (TSX:) rose 7.10% or 9.18 points to end trading at 138.39.

The biggest losers were Shopify Inc (TSX:), which fell 8.22% or 43.56 points to trade at 486.07 late in the session. Aritzia Inc. (TSX:) lost 6.70% or 2.86 points to end at 39.80 and IGM Financial Inc. . (TSX:) fell 6.36% or 2.54 points to 37.42.

Declining stocks outnumbered rising stocks by 689 to 338 and 106 remained unchanged on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P/TSX compound options, fell 10.29% to 23.10.

In commodities trading, gold futures for June delivery rose 0.35% or 6.50 to $1,882.20 per troy ounce. Meanwhile, crude oil for June delivery rose 2.19% or 2.37 to $110.63 a barrel, while the July Brent oil contract rose 2.04% or 2, 26 to trade at $113.16 a barrel.

CAD/USD was unchanged 0.53% to 0.77, while CAD/EUR was unchanged 0.53% to 0.74.

US dollar index futures fell 0.09% to 103.71.

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