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Dec 1, 2014

TSX drops on global growth worries, energy shares

TORONTO, Dec 1 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index
declined on Monday as sluggish data raised concerns about the
global economic recovery and shares of energy producers sold off
despite a rebound in oil prices.

Manufacturing growth in Asia and Europe slowed in November
due to weak demand, and U.S. manufacturing sector growth hit its
lowest in 10 months, separate reports showed.

Dec 1, 2014

TSX hit by weak global economic cues, energy shares

TORONTO, Dec 1 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index dropped
about 1 percent on Monday as sluggish economic data raised
concerns about global growth and volatile oil prices contributed
to weakness in the energy sector.

Manufacturing growth in Asia and Europe slowed in November
due to weak demand, and the U.S. manufacturing sector growth hit
its lowest in 10 months, separate reports showed.

Nov 28, 2014

Diving oil and gold prices drive TSX to a sharp fall

TORONTO, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index
dropped on Friday as a 10.5 percent fall in the price of U.S.
crude dragged down oil and gas shares, while a weaker bullion
price sent shares of gold miners tumbling.

Oil prices, and shares of oil producers by extension, have
plunged since the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting
Countries (OPEC) decided on Thursday to keep production steady.

Nov 28, 2014

TSX drops as oil shares keep falling

TORONTO, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index
dropped on Friday as oil and gas shares kept diving after OPEC’s
decision on Thursday not to cut output pushed oil prices to
four-year lows, while gold-mining shares also fell on a lower
bullion price.

The decline in energy shares comes after months of
choppiness in the oil price, which has dropped dramatically
since June on concerns about oversupply.

Nov 27, 2014

TSX energy shares plummet after OPEC holds output

TORONTO, Nov 27 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index
declined on Thursday as oil prices plunged after the outcome of
an Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meeting
disappointed investors, dragging down shares of energy
producers.

The OPEC meeting was the market’s focus as it came after
months of depressed oil prices, which have been weighed by
concerns about increasing supply and sluggish demand for the
commodity.

Nov 27, 2014

TSX drops as energy shares dive after OPEC meeting

TORONTO, Nov 27 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index fell
on Thursday as the outcome of an Organization of the Petroleum
Exporting Countries meeting hit oil prices, weighing on shares
of energy producers and offsetting gains in most of the sectors.

The OPEC meeting was the market’s focus as it came after
months of depressed oil prices, which have been weighed by
concerns about increasing supply and sluggish demand for the
commodity. The cartel did not announce the output cut investors
were hoping for. Oil prices tumbled to a four-year low.

Nov 26, 2014

OPEC meeting in focus as energy shares drag TSX down

TORONTO, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index fell
on Wednesday as the shares of energy producers dropped with oil
prices, with investors looking ahead to the outcome of an
Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meeting later
this week.

The meeting is significant as it comes after months of
volatility in the price of oil, which has plummeted over
concerns about an imbalance in the commodity’s supply and
demand.

Nov 26, 2014

TSX slips as energy shares drop ahead of OPEC meeting

TORONTO, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index
declined on Wednesday as shares of energy producers dropped with
oil prices ahead of an Organization of the Petroleum Exporting
Countries meeting later this week.

The meeting is significant as it comes after months of
volatility in the price of oil, which has plummeted over
concerns about an imbalance in the commodity’s supply and
demand.

Nov 25, 2014

TSX rises as gold miners jump, U.S. data supports

TORONTO, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index
climbed on Tuesday as weakness in the U.S. dollar help drive up
the bullion price and shares of gold miners, while positive U.S.
economic data boosted most other sectors.

U.S. growth was stronger than initially thought in the third
quarter, data released on Tuesday showed, due largely to upward
revisions to business- and consumer-spending figures.

Nov 25, 2014

TSX advances as U.S. data drives broad gains

TORONTO, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index shot
higher on Tuesday as strong U.S. economic growth data drove
gains in most of its major sectors.

U.S. growth was stronger than initially thought in the third
quarter, data released on Tuesday showed, due to upward
revisions to business- and consumer-spending figures.