TSX rises 0.37% to 16,183.66


* The Toronto Stock Exchange's TSX rises 0.37 percent to 16,183.66

* Leading the index were Silvercrest Metals Inc , up 11.2%, OceanaGold Corp​ OGC.TO, up 9.9%, and First Majestic Silver Corp​ FR.TO, higher by 9.2%.

* Lagging shares were Methanex Corp​​ MX.TO, down 4.8%, Martinrea International Inc​ MRE.TO, down 3.5%, and First Quantum Minerals Ltd​ FM.TO, lower by 3.4%.

* On the TSX 92 issues rose and 126 fell as a 0.7-to-1 ratio favored decliners. There were 23 new highs and no new lows, with total volume of 199.9 million shares.

* The most heavily traded shares by volume were Enbridge Inc ENB.TO, Manulife Financial Corp MFC.TO and Royal Bank Of Canada RY.TO.

* The TSX's energy group .SPTTEN fell 1.34 points, or 1.7%, while the financials sector .SPTTFS slipped 1.22 points, or 0.5%.

* West Texas Intermediate crude futures CLc1 rose 0.25%, or $0.1, to $40.69 a barrel. Brent crude LCOc1 rose 0.21%, or $0.09, to $43.23 O/R

* The TSX is off 5.2% for the year.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


More Related Articles

Sign up for Smart Investing to get the latest news, strategies and tips to help you invest smarter.