North American stocks up after heavy losses

TSX, Dow both climb

The Canadian stock market continued to climb Friday amidst strong continental growth. The S&P/TSX and the Canadian dollar both edged up in early trading, as did the Nasdaq composite index and the Dow Jones industrial average. The growth follows a strong Thursday that saw the TSX climb 341 points and the Dow jump 424 points after three weeks of heavy losses.

Toronto Star