TORONTO -- It was a slow day for North American stock markets, with major indexes barely nudged in either direction despite major economic data released overnight and Friday.
The flow of crude through Enbridge Inc. pipelines in May and June dropped as the massive Fort McMurray wildfire forced oil sands evacuations and production shutdowns, the company said in reporting a decrease in profit in its second quarter.
Wall Street rose on Friday, with the S&P 500 index hitting a record intraday high for the seventh time this month as gains in technology heavyweights Alphabet and Amazon more than made up for losses in energy shares.
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A $60.6-million contract to build two overpasses at Martensville and Warman has been awarded to Peter Kiewit Infrastructure Co., the province announced Friday.