435.08. Breadth was 594-528 positive. Government of Canada bonds rose. The June Canadian dollar settled slightly higher at 63.96 cents vs. the U.S. dollar. May crude settled $0.20 lower at $27.06. April gold settled $1.90 higher at $260.00.
Stocks in Europe were trading lower as profit warnings and a weak U.S. jobs report squashed hopes of market rallies there. The Financial Times-Stock Exchange 100 index closed down 20.30 points,or 0.36%, to 5,601.50. In Germany, the DAX Index fell 74.46 points, or 1.29%, to 5,139.71. In France, the CAC 40 ended down 18.85 points, or 0.37%, to 5,139.71.
Asian markets finished mixed. Japan's Nikkei 225 Index gained 2.38 points, or 0.02%, to close at 13,383.76 while Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index added 322.90 points, or 2.68%, to close at 12,386.61.