Shares of Barrick Gold Corp.
inched 0.87% higher to C$20.91 Friday, in what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the Canadian market, with the S&P/TSX Composite Index
rising 0.48% to 19,980.91. The stock’s rise snapped a five-day losing streak. Barrick Gold Corp. closed C$12.59 short of its 52-week high (C$33.50), which the company achieved on March 8th. Trading volume of 5.5 M shares remained below its 50-day average volume of 8.1 M.