Markets update at midmorning

On the markets at midmorning (ET):The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 10.56 points to 15,073.72, after 90 minutes of trading.In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 20.24 points to 21,832.33. The S&P 500 index was up 1.04 points to 2,445.08 and the Nasdaq composite index was down 1.30 points to 6,277.11.The Canadian dollar was trading at 79.86 cents US, up from Wednesday’s average price of 79.59 cents US.The October crude contract was down 64 cents to US$47.77 per barrel and the September natural gas contract was up three cents to US$2.96 per mmBTU.The December gold contract was down $3.00 to US$1,291.70 an ounce and the September copper contract was up four cents to US$3.02 a pound.

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