The Canadian PressMay 10, 2013 17:01
TORONTO - North American markets opened with mixed results Friday, buoyed by strong world markets and a rising U.S. dollar but slightly disappointing Canadian jobs data.
The Dow Jones industrial index was also down, off 10.16 points to 15,072.46, while the Nasdaq climbed 7.75 points to 3,416.92 and the S
Statistics Canada reported job gains of 12,500 in April, slightly missing expectations. The unemployment rate was unchanged at 7.2 per cent, in line with what was predicted.