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“Simplicity Is The Ultimate Sophistication” -Leonardo da Vinci   TSX Slips Amid Solid RBC Results The Toronto stock market closed lower Friday as the financial sector failed to find lift from record earnings at Canada’s biggest bank. The S&P/TSX composite index dropped 20.54 points to 15,535. The RBC profit amounted to $1.64 per share, eight… Read More

  We Had It All, Just Like Bogie and Bacall” -Bertie Higgins TSX Ends Little Changed North American markets came under pressure from a worsening in the Ukraine-Russia crisis. On Friday the S&P/TSX composite index climbed 13.06 points to 15,304.24. But the Dow Jones industrials closed down 50.67 points to 16,662.91, while the Nasdaq gained… Read More

“Those Who Fight Corruption Should Be Clean Themselves” -Vladimir Putin   Markets Higher On Easing Ukraine Tension The Toronto stock market closed higher Friday as traders hoped for an easing of tensions between Russia and Ukraine. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 77.88 points to 15,196.31, after Russia’s Interfax reported that Russia had ended military… Read More