Canada shares higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.35%

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THO – Canada equities were higher at the close on Wednesday, as gains in the , and sectors propelled shares higher.

At the close in Toronto, the rose 0.35%.

The biggest gainers of the session on the were Shopify Inc (TSX:), which rose 8.31% or 113.11 points to trade at 1474.68 at the close. First Majestic Silver Corp. (TSX:) added 7.09% or 1.02 points to end at 15.40 and Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX:) was up 6.57% or 0.66 points to 10.71 in late trade.

Biggest losers included Air Canada (TSX:), which lost 10.06% or 2.65 points to trade at 23.69 in late trade. CI Financial Corp (TSX:) declined 4.65% or 0.79 points to end at 16.21 and Northland Power Inc . (TSX:) shed 4.39% or 1.97 points to 42.91.

Advancing stocks outnumbered falling ones by 567 to 517 and 108 ended unchanged on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P/TSX Composite options, was unchanged 0% to 11.27.

In commodities trading, Gold Futures for February delivery was up 0.64% or 11.85 to $1867.15 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in January rose 0.38% or 0.18 to hit $47.80 a barrel, while the February Brent oil contract rose 0.47% or 0.24 to trade at $51.00 a barrel.

CAD/USD was down 0.36% to 0.7844, while CAD/EUR fell 0.59% to 0.6439.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.18% at 90.248.


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