Reuters – Rising energy and materials shares, spurred by surging oil and gold prices, kept Toronto’s main stock index in positive territory on Friday, fending off a selloff in other areas in the wake of unrest in Egypt. The gain stood in contrast to stocks in the United States and emerging markets, which investors sold in reaction to street battles between protesters and Egyptian security forces.
CA-CANADA Summary (Reuters)
Posted by Yahoo! News: Stock Markets News on January 30th, 2011