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TSX falls as commodity prices weigh on resource stocks TORONTO: Canada's main stock index opened lower on Friday, weighed down by resource and energy stocks, after a decision by OPEC to not cut output sent oil prices tumbling and the US dollar higher, which in turn also pressured commodity prices. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index fell 73.38 points, or 0.53 percent, at 14,844.06 shortly after the open. Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...

S&P 500 down on oil rout, but on track for six-week rally NEW YORK: US stocks were little changed on Friday, with major indexes on track for a sixth straight weekly advance in a holiday-shortened session, though energy shares saw heavy pressure as crude oil tumbled to a four-year low. While major indexes saw slight moves - with both the Dow and Nasdaq edging higher and the S&P 500 slightly down - there was volatility in areas of the market connected to the price of oil.Crude plunged ...
Asian energy stocks sink, airlines rise on OPEC decision HONG KONG: Shares in energy firms tumbled Friday after oil prices hit four-year lows in reaction to OPEC's decision to ignore calls for an output cut, although the prospect of cheaper fuel sent airlines surging.Sydney's ASX/S&P 200, the home of commodity giants such as BHP Billiton, Woodside and Santos, was the stand-out loser, although Asian stock markets were mixed as cheaper oil means lower import costs.At a closely watched meeting Thursday the Organization of the ...
TSX drops as energy shares dive after OPEC meeting TORONTO: Canada's main stock index fell on Thursday as the outcome of an Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meeting hit oil prices, weighing on shares of energy producers and offsetting gains in most of the sectors.The OPEC meeting was the market's focus as it came after months of depressed oil prices, which have been weighed by concerns about increasing supply and sluggish demand for the commodity. The cartel did not announce the output cut ...
US stock markets closed Thursday NEW YORK: Financial markets in the United States will be closed Thursday for the Thanksgiving Day holiday.The New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market will have shortened trading sessions Friday, with both closing three hours early at 1:00 pm (1800 GMT).Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...
TSX ends lower as energy shares drop with oil price TORONTO: Canada's main stock index dipped on Wednesday as shares of energy producers dropped with oil prices, with investors looking ahead to the outcome of an OPEC meeting later this week. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed down 35.24 points, or 0.23 percent, at 15,038.41. Eight of the 10 main sectors on the index were higher. Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
S&P 500 ends at record high boosted by tech shares NEW YORK: US stocks rose on Wednesday boosted by tech shares, with the S&P 500 and Dow industrials closing at records, while the energy sector was once more the largest weight on the market as crude prices continued to flirt with multi-year lows. Hewlett-Packard, Apple and chipmakers were among the largest advancers, with the PHLX semiconductor index closing up 2.1 percent to its highest since June 2001. Analog Devices jumped 5.5 percent to $54.56, leading ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,827.75 0.07
Arrow Nasdaq 4,787.32 0.61
Arrow S&P 2,072.83 0.28
Arrow FTSE 6,723.42 0.09
Arrow DAX 9,974.87 0.60
Arrow CAC-40 4,382.34 0.20
Arrow Nikkei 17,248.50 0.78
Arrow H.Seng 24,004.28 0.45
Arrow Sensex 28,438.91 0.19

Banking Review 2013

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.380 bln
Exports $2.181 bln
Imports $4.561 bln
WeeklyNovember 13, 2014
Reserves $13.268 bln