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July 5, 2012, 10:50 a.m. EDT

Canada stocks fall; Bombardier up on CSR deal

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By Sarah Pringle

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Toronto's benchmark equities index slipped 42 points, or 0.4%, to 11,871 Thursday, tracking U.S. markets following a weak Institute for Supply Management report. A 1% loss in the materials sector /zigman2/quotes/210598474/delayed XX:TORGC195 +1.40% and 0.46% decline in metals and mining stocks pressured the market. Most gold miners struggled, with shares of Kinross Gold Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200423011/delayed CA:K -0.32% slipping 3.7% and Novagold Resources /zigman2/quotes/202931372/delayed CA:NG +0.48% falling 3.8%. In corporate news, plane and train manufacturer Bombardier /zigman2/quotes/208994866/delayed CA:BBD.B +2.44% announced Thursday a technology licence agreement with CSR Puzhen, a subsidiary of China South Locomotive & Rolling Stock Corporation Ltd. Bombardier's stock added as much as 1.7% following the news. The greenback rose against its Canadian counterpart /zigman2/quotes/210561978/realtime/sampled USDCAD +0.0676% , with one U.S. dollar buying C$1.0147 vs. C$1.0133 Wednesday.

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Canada stocks down on central bank action

/zigman2/quotes/210598474/delayed
XX : Canada: Toronto
362.64
+5.00 +1.40%
Volume: 51.94M
Jan. 31, 2023 5:00p
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/zigman2/quotes/200423011/delayed
CA : Canada: Toronto
$ 6.19
-0.02 -0.32%
Volume: 2.87M
Jan. 31, 2023 4:16p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
2.63%
Market Cap
$7.80 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/202931372/delayed
CA : Canada: Toronto
$ 8.40
+0.04 +0.48%
Volume: 183,302
Jan. 31, 2023 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$2.79 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/208994866/delayed
CA : Canada: Toronto
$ 64.27
+1.53 +2.44%
Volume: 560,359
Jan. 31, 2023 4:00p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$5.89 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/210561978/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
1.3317
+0.0009 +0.0676%
Volume: 0.0000
Jan. 31, 2023 10:29p
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