This Week in the Markets
  Current* Week Ago 52-Week High 52-Week Low 
Stock Market Indexes
S&P 500 3777 3825 3825 2237
S&P/TSX Comp. 17901 18042 18042 11228
DAX 13780 14050 14050 8442
FTSE 100 6730 6873 7675 4994
Nikkei 28519 28139 28698 16553
Fixed Income Yields
U.S. 10-yr Treasury 1.09 1.12 1.82 0.51
Canada 10-yr Bond 0.82 0.81 1.57 0.43
Germany 10-yr Bund -0.54 -0.52 -0.19 -0.86
UK 10-yr Gilt 0.29 0.29 0.80 0.08
Japan 10-yr Bond 0.04 0.04 0.08 -0.16
Foreign Exchange Cross Rates
C$ (USD per CAD) 0.79 0.79 0.79 0.69
Euro (USD per EUR) 1.21 1.22 1.23 1.07
Pound (USD per GBP) 1.36 1.36 1.37 1.15
Yen (JPY per USD) 103.8 103.9 112.1 102.4
Commodity Spot Prices**
Crude Oil ($US/bbl) 52.0 52.2 58.5 -37.6
Natural Gas ($US/MMBtu) 2.77 2.70 3.04 1.35
Copper ($US/met. tonne) 8039.5 8118.0 8167.0 4625.0
Gold ($US/troy oz.) 1832.3 1849.0 2063.5 1471.2
*As of 11:46 AM on Friday. **Oil-WTI, Cushing, Nat. Gas-Henry Hub, LA (Thursday close price). Copper-LME Grade A. Gold-London Gold Bullion. Source: Bloomberg.