Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 12, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta
24 THE LETHBRIDGE HERAID Thursday, July ]2, 1973 TSE prices off at mid-session TORONTO (CP) Prices on the Toronto stock market were off sharply in moderate mid- morning trading today. The industrial index, consid- ered the major indicator of market trend, fell 1.48 to 212.95 and -western oils 1.02 to 222.95. Golds were up 1.75 to 297.95 anc base metals 1.37 to 105.82. Volume by 11 a.m. was 000 shares compared with 000 at the same time Wednes- day. Declines were slightly ahead of advances, 109 to 105, with 166 issues unchanged. Oil refining, pipeline, bever- age and industrial mining stocks were among sectors of the market recording declines while bank, food processing, general manufacturing and real estate issues were higher. The exchange announced that shares of Transglobal Financial Services Ltd. have been sus- pended from trading for failure to comply with exchange re- quirements for holding an an- nual meeting and issuance of an annual report. Molson A fell 1 to Moore 1 to Imperial Oil to Texasgulf to and Walker-Gooderham to Banque Canadienne rose to Scotts Restaurants to Dome Pete V4 to Con- sumers Gas Vs to and Bras- can Vs to Melntyre gained 1% to Placer iVi to and Matta- gami to Hudson Bay aiming lost Vt to MONTREAL (CP) All sec- tors declined in light trading on the Montreal stock market to- day. Combined volume on the Mon- treal and Canadian stock ex- changes at 11 a.m. was shares, compared with shares at the same time Wednesday. Industrials dropped 2.42 to 237.41, the composite 1.75 to 222.13, banks .46 to 260.39, pa- pers .29 to 118.33 and utilities .11 to 146.59. Or, the Montreal Stock Ex- change, Moore Corp. declined to Hollinger Mines to Imperial Oil to and International Nickel to while Placer Development gained 1% to On the Canadian Stock Ex- change, Invictus Oils and Mines was down one cent to 63 cents on shares traded. NEW YORK (AP) Stock market prices were down today but were recovering from a lower opening caused by a weakening dollar and profit-tak- ing after a strong three-day rally, analysts said. At noon, the Dow Jones aver- age of 30 industrials was down 4.74 at 903.45. It had been down dose to eight points near the opening after finishing more than 18 points up on Wednes- day. Declining issues had a nar- Hog prices EDMONTON (CP) Aver- age prices to 11 a.m. today pro- vided by the Alberta Hog Pro- ducers Marketing Board. Edmonton: 52.75 average Wed- nesday 52.94. Calgary: 52.50 average Wed- nesday Lethbridge: Nil average Wed- nesday 52.65. Fort Macleod: Nfl average Wednesday 52.70. Total hogs sold to 11 a.m. 563. Total hogs sold Wednes- day average 52.82. Price sows 26.65. row lead over advances on the New York Stock Exchange. Among Canadian issues on the New York exchange, Dome Mines was up IVt to Mclntyre 2% to and Cana- dian Javelin Vs to Canadian Marconi was un- changed at while Inco dropped to Hudson Bay Vz to and Canadian Pa- cific VB to Livestock Calgary livestock CALGARY (CP) Receipts to 11 a.m. today from the Cal- gary public stockyards showed sales of 600 head, mostly steers and heifers. Trade was active. Slaughter steers were sold fully steady. Heifers were 25 cents higher, with sales to 43.30. Cows were in short supply, sell- ing at generally steady prices. Steers, Al, A2: 44.75 to 46. A3: to 44.50. Heifers, Al, A2: 42 to 43.20. A3: 40.50 to 41.75. Cows, Dl, D2: 33 to 34: 31 to D4: 28 to 30.50. Replacement cattle were mostly fleshy shortkeep steers weighing 800 to 900 pounds, and heifers 650 to 800 pounds, sell- ing at generally steady prices. There were no stock calves on offer. Good feeder steers more khan 800 pounds 44-47-60; good feeder heifers more than 650 pounds 39 to 43.20. Hogs fob Calgary average base price to 11 a.m.: 52.50. Miscellaneous quotations Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal (Supplied by Dohertj, McCnalg United) 1.15 7.25 6.40 9.15 12.50 (II a.m. Quotes) WESTERN OILS AND MINES Albany Oils Alta East Gas Almlnex Asamera Ashland Oil Gas BP Canada Brenda Mines Can South Cdn Export Gas Cdn Homestead Cdn !nd Gas Oil Cdn Long Isld Cdn Superior Charter Oils Chieftan Dome Pete Dynasty Fort Reliance Giant Mascot Granisle LAST BED OR SALE (11 a.m. Quotes) Cygnus A Cygnus B FaTc 2.09; Dec Mar May Oats: Jul matron p rocessn an a stems 1003 4th Avenue S., Telephone 328-4426 rocessina ervicea BELLS JOO't SCOTCH OlSntUO SIENOED AND 8OTTIEO 1W SCOTLAND 25R.OZS 70 CIS DISTILLERS SCOTLAND EXTRA SPECIAL BELL'S Extra Special is now available in Alberta. Taste it...yo'a'33 sec why it's the Scots favourite! 1971 mAterdwa, Dundee, EdoibBiib, aid Gbsym.