Canada’s main stock index was down on Friday due to losses in key industrial, financial and consumer staples sectors. US markets rallied to close higher after a bumpy week. Japan’s Nikkei stock index closed down 1.4% amid speculation about Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s early retirement due to deteriorating health.
Today in the markets
The Canadian dollar traded at 76.29 US cents compared to 76.17 US cents on Thursday.
Crude oil prices fell $ 0.05 to $ 42.99.
The price of gold rose from $ 34.58 to $ 1,963.55.
In global markets, the Nikkei lost 321.62 points to 22,882.65, the Hang Seng rose 156.10 points to 25,436.30, the FTSE fell 36.20 points to 5,963.57 and the DAX fell. lost 62.86 points to 13,033.20.
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Today in the news:
|Getchell Gold Corp | Getchell Gold Corp. announces receipt of $ 1.7 million from exercise of warrants|
|Defense Metals Corp. | Defense Metals Announces Saskatchewan’s First Rare Earth Element Processing Facility|
|Rockcliff Copper Corporation | Rockcliff Metals Corporation: Laguna Gold Property Summer 2020 Drill Program Underway Winter 2020 Drill Program Intersects High Grade Gold|
|Medcolcanna Organics Inc. | Medcolcanna Organics Inc.Announces Closing of First Tranche of Convertible Debenture Funding and Transition to Offer|
|Baseload Energy Corp. | Baselode extends its Shadow Uranium property based on geophysical results|
|Golden Arrow Resource Corporation | Golden Arrow launches diamond drilling at Tierra Dorada gold project, Paraguay|
|Green River Gold Corp. | Green River Gold Corp. purchases licensed underwriter rights to Swift River and announces relocation of retail and office operations|
|DATAMETREX AI LIMITED | Datametrex Releases Record Quarterly Financial Results|
|BELMONT RESOURCES INC | Belmont Receives Final Approval from TSX Venture Exchange for $ 688,125 Private Placement|
|Golden Birch Resources Inc | Golden Birch Resources Inc.Announces Closing of Final Tranche of Private Placement for Aggregate Gross Proceeds of $ 1.7 Million|
|Last Mile Holdings Ltd. | 9th Annual Gateway Conference to Virtually Showcase Top Companies September 9-10, 2020|
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