This Week in the Markets
  Current* Week Ago 52-Week High 52-Week Low 
Stock Market Indexes
S&P 500 3641 3758 4797 3641
S&P/TSX Comp. 18377 19003 22087 18308
DAX 11965 12532 16272 11965
FTSE 100 6872 7160 7672 6872
Nikkei 26422 27154 29808 24718
Fixed Income Yields
U.S. 10-yr Treasury 3.75 3.71 3.95 1.34
Canada 10-yr Bond 3.09 3.12 3.62 1.32
Germany 10-yr Bund 2.20 1.97 2.23 -0.39
UK 10-yr Gilt 4.15 3.50 4.51 0.70
Japan 10-yr Bond 0.26 0.24 0.26 0.04
Foreign Exchange Cross Rates
C$ (USD per CAD) 0.73 0.74 0.81 0.73
Euro (USD per EUR) 0.98 0.98 1.17 0.96
Pound (USD per GBP) 1.10 1.13 1.38 1.07
Yen (JPY per USD) 144.5 142.4 144.8 110.9
Commodity Spot Prices**
Crude Oil ($US/bbl) 81.4 83.9 123.7 65.6
Natural Gas ($US/MMBtu) 5.90 7.74 9.82 3.34
Copper ($US/met. tonne) 7520.0 7739.0 11299.5 7160.0
Gold ($US/troy oz.) 1658.7 1671.2 2050.8 1622.4
*As of 11:40 AM on Thursday. **Oil-WTI, Cushing, Nat. Gas-Henry Hub, LA (Wednesday close price). Copper-LME Grade A. Gold-London Gold Bullion. Source: Bloomberg.