Bus Cancellations: 05/25/2017

North American markets close higher, with Nasdaq hitting new record

TORONTO — The materials and industrials sectors lifted the Toronto Stock Exchange, while the Nasdaq hit at an all-time high.

The S&P/TSX composite index was up 72.68 points to 15,625.56.

In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average gained 174.22 points to 20,578.71, the S&P 500 index added 17.67 points to 2,355.84, and the Nasdaq composite index climbed 53.75 points to 5,916.78.

The Canadian dollar was trading at 74.23 cents US, up 0.05 of a U.S. cent from Wednesday's close.

The June crude oil contract slipped 14 cents to US$50.71 per barrel and the May natural gas contract was down three cents at US$3.16 per mmBTU.

The June gold contract added 40 cents at US$1,283.80 an ounce and the May copper contract was up nearly a cent at US$2.54 a pound.


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The Canadian Press

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Bus Cancellations

May 25, 2017

LATE BUSES: The first run of Martin's bus 134 is now running 45 minutes late to Napanee this morning.

The first run of Foley bus 457 w/c is running 10 minutes late to Belleville this morning.