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Markets update

On the markets at 9:50 a.m. (ET):In Toronto, the S&P/TSX composite index was up 57.22 points to 15,864.39.The Dow Jones industrial average was up 65.03 points to 22,936.75.The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was up 5.62 points to 2,558.79.The Nasdaq composite index was up 22.17 points to 6,627.97.The Canadian dollar was trading at 79.81 cents US, unchanged from Friday’s average price of 80.08 cents US.