MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange opened divided, but around equilibrium, on Wednesday before the minutes of the last Fed meeting, at the start of a session that promised to be sparsely attended on the eve of the Action of grace.
Stock market indices at the opening
In Toronto, the S&P/TSX fell by 9.89 points (-0.05%) to 20,210.12 points.
In New York, the S&P500 rose by 11.94 points (+0.30%) to 4,015.52 points.
the Nasdaq rose by 34.93 points (+0.31%) to 11,209.34 points.
the DOW increased by 129.87 points (+0.38%) to 34,227.97 points.
the loon decreased by US$0.0007 (-0.0971%) to US$0.7472.
the oil retreated US$2.37 (-2.93%) to US$78.58.
gold was down US$2.10 (-0.12%) at US$1,737.80.
the bitcoin rose from US$358.94 (+2.23%) to US$16,429.45.
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