Financial market highlights on Thursday SPTSX 1577630 up 5530 points

Highlights at the close Thursday at world financial market trading.Stocks:S&P/TSX Composite Index — 15,776.30, up 55.30 pointsDow — 22,775.39, up 113.75 points (record high)S&P 500– 2,552.07, up 14.33 points (record high)Nasdaq — 6,585.36, up 50.73 points (record high)Currencies:Cdn — 79.69 cents US, down 0.44 of a centPound — C$1.6476, down 0.77 of a centEuro — C$1.4699, up 0.21 of a centEuro — US$1.1714, down 0.48 of a centOil futures:US$50.79, up 81 cents(November contract)Gold futures:US$1,273.20 per oz., down $3.60(December contract)Canadian Fine Silver Handy and Harman:$21.786 oz., up 16.6 cents$700.42 kg., up $5.34 read more