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Canadian Market Modestly Higher In Early Afternoon Trade

Jun 10, 2021 - Nasdaq
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(RTTNews) - After a positive start and a subsequent fall into the red, the Canadian market recovered a bit and is modestly higher about an hour past noon on Thursday, led by gains in consumer staples and materials sections.

The benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index, which slipped to 19,969.70, is up 52.77 points or 0.26% at 20,055.04 nearly an hour past noon.

Investors are reacting to the U.S. Labor Department data showing a bigger than expected increase in consumer prices in the month ...