Monday, February 13, 2017 10:01 PM
TSX rises for fifth straight day, posts new record high
By Fergal Smith TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose for the fifth straight day on Monday, posting a fresh all-time peak as financials and industrials climbed, while lower oil and gold prices weighed on resource shares. U.S. equity indexes also reached record highs as investors bet tax cuts promised by President Donald Trump would boost the economy. Trump said on Monday the United States will be "tweaking" its trade relationship with Canada, stopping short of calling for a major realignment in a development likely to please visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. ...