TORONTO — Weak spot within the monetary sector helped put Canada’s principal inventory index within the crimson in late-morning buying and selling.
The S&P/TSX composite index was down 30.48 factors to 15,575.55, after 90 minutes of buying and selling.
In New York, the Dow Jones industrial common was down 48.28 factors to 25,472.68. The S&P 500 index was down three.67 factors to 2,758.46 and the Nasdaq composite index was up 12.12 factors to 7,253.07.
The Canadian greenback was buying and selling at 80.15 cents US, down from a mean value of 80.78 cents US on Friday.
The March crude contract was down 41 cents to US$65.04 per barrel and the March pure fuel contract was down 9 cents to US$2.76 per mmBTU.
The April gold contract was up 70 cents to US$1,338.00 an oz and the March copper contract was up 5 cents to US$three.24 a pound.