The Canadian Press – Feb 9, 2021 / 2:09 pm | Story: 324573
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A man watches the financial numbers on the digital ticker tape at the TMX Group in Toronto’s financial district on Friday, May 9, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese
Canada’s main stock index continued to set records as it was pushed higher Tuesday by big cannabis stocks and an optimistic long-term outlook for the global economy.
The S&P/TSX composite index moved up 78.36 points to another record close of 18,408.62 after hitting an intraday high of 18,421.01.
Toronto’s stock market rose for a seventh straight session to increase 6.2 per cent in February.
“The underlining mood in the market continues to be buoyant given the prospects for…