The TSX is up 33 points this morning with healthcare (+1.42%) and info tech (+1.13%) showing the biggest gains.
Energy and miners which had been in the red in earlier trade (- 0.73% and -1.05% respectively) have turned positive, mid-morning. Energy is now 0.4% and miners are 0.16% higher.
In stocks, Northern Dynasty Minerals (NDM.TO) is the most actively traded and is down another 12.5% to a multi-year low after it was reported on Wednesday that the US Army Corp of Engineers had denied the company a permit for the controversial Pebble Project.
The Thanksgiving holiday in the US today is keeping trading volumes low.