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Royal Bank of Canada increases 1.1% on firm volume post dividend March 01, 2017 17:00 EST

Mar 01, 2017 - News Bites Canadian Markets

CANADIAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY), Canada's largest Bank by market cap, has increased CAD1.05 (1.1%) from its last trading session of February 28 to close at CAD97.53. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which rose 11.1 points (1.2%) in the day, the relative price change was -0.1%. The rise has been propped up by firm volume of 1.1 times the average daily volume of 2.9 million shares.

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