Markets update at midmorning

On the markets at midmorning (ET):The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 37.06 points to 15,119.76, after 90 minutes of trading.In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 2.42 points to 21,862.95. The S&P 500 index was up 5.07 points to 2,451.37 and the Nasdaq composite index was up 36.54 points to 6,338.43.The Canadian dollar was trading at 79.30 cents US, down from Tuesday’s average price of 79.90 cents US.The October crude contract was down 41 cents to US$46.03 per barrel and the October natural gas contract was down four cents to US$2.94 per mmBTU.The December gold contract was down $5.00 to US$1,313.90 an ounce and the December copper contract was down one cent to US$3.09 a pound.

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