Investing.com – Canada: The equity markets have finished the session higher on Friday; the sectors ‘ progress in information Technology, Health, and clean Technologies has contributed to this increase.
With the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX composite index rose 0.02%.
The best performance of the session for the S&P/TSX composite is to be put to the credit of the title Spin Master Corp (TSX:TOY) up 4.63%, that is 2,00 points for a closing price of $ 45.20. In the second position, we find Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA) and win 4,54% or 0,420 points for a closing to 9,670. The title Cenovus Energy Inc (TSX:CVE) completes the top three with a growth of 3.89% or 0.41 points for the end of the session to 10,94.
Saputo Inc. (TSX:SAP) has signed the worst performance of the session, losing 6,52% is 2,80 points for a closing price of 40,13. Transcontinental Inc. (TSX:TCLa) abandons 5,24% is 0,79 points and ends at 14,28. For its part, Torex Gold Resources Inc (TSX:TXG) loose 4,89% or 0,650 points for a closing price of 12,630.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of securities decline on the Toronto stock Exchange by 577 values 468 and 140 stable.
The titles Transcontinental Inc (TSX:TCLa) have decreased and reached a low of 3 years, after releasing 5,24% is 0,79 points for a course of 14,28.
The S&P/TSX 60 VIX, which measures the implied volatility of options on the S&P/TSX composite index, rose 0.33%, reaching 12.31.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in August gained by 0.16% or 2.20 points, to $1.344,90 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in July rose from 2.78% to be worth 1.46 points for a $54,05 the barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in August gained 2,63% or 1,62 points for a $63,29 the barrel.
The pair CAD/USD has recorded an increase of 0.76% to 0,7540, so that the pair CAD/EUR was taken from 0.26% to 0,6653.