In New York, the Dow Jones industrial common was down 730.05 factors at 25,015.55. The S&P 500 index was down 74.71 factors at 3,009.05, whereas the Nasdaq composite was down 259.78 factors at 9,757.22.
The Canadian greenback traded for 73.12 cents US in contrast with 73.29 cents US on Thursday and 73.99 on Tuesday afternoon.
“Since Tuesday morning the Canadian greenback has been weaker on a broad U.S. greenback safe-haven bid,” Bregar mentioned.
Supplies was the lone of 11 main sectors on the TSX to maneuver larger. It gained 0.37 per cent on larger gold costs as B2Gold Corp. and Kinross Gold Inc. every gained about 3.Three per cent.
The August gold contract was up US$9.70 at US$1,780.30 an oz. and the September copper contract was up 0.1 of a cent at practically US$2.68 a pound.
Well being care fell probably the most at 3.9 per cent, adopted by utilities, financials and power.
The Bank of Montreal misplaced 4.1 per cent because the heavyweight financials moved decrease. The decline got here in response to the Federal Reserve on Thursday limiting dividend funds and barring share repurchases till at the least the fourth quarter following its annual stress take a look at.
Vitality was down 2.5 per cent with Shawcor Ltd., Frontera Vitality Corp. and Vermilion Vitality Inc. off 11.8, eight and seven.2 per cent respectively.
The August crude contract was down 23 cents at US$38.49 per barrel and the August pure gasoline contract was down 0.2 of a cent at US$1.54 per mmBTU.
This report by The Canadian Press was first printed June 26, 2020.
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By Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press