Canada’s major stock index was down nearly 200 factors, as losses within the power and base steel sectors helped lead a broad-based decline, whereas U.S. stock markets also fell in late-morning buying and selling.
The S&P/TSX composite index was down 188.49 factors at 19,769.47.
In New York, the Dow Jones industrial common was down 234.35 factors at 33,319.48. The S&P 500 index was down 45.56 factors at 3,913.23, whereas the Nasdaq composite was down 124.57 factors at 11,059.09.
The Canadian greenback traded for 74.88 cents US in contrast with 75.13 cents US on Wednesday.
The January crude oil contract was down US$2.72 at US$82.28 per barrel and the December pure fuel contract was up 14 cents at US$6.34 per mmBTU.
The December gold contract was down US$13.80 at US$1,762.00 an oz. and the December copper contract was down 10 cents US$3.68 a pound.
This report by The Canadian Press was first revealed Nov. 17, 2022