Canadian stock market edges down

Submitted on Thu, 06/01/2017 - 07:26

TORONTO - Canada’s main stock index fell on Wednesday as health-care and energy weighed things down.

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index fell 57.45 points, or 0.37 percent to close the day at 15,419.49. Financial stocks lost 0.8 percent over all while the energy sector fell one percent.

The Canadian dollar rose 0.56 cents to 0.74.54 U.S dollar.

@ Canadian Inquirer