Canada Stocks Fall as Lenders Retreat to Offset Commodity Rally

  • S&P/TSX cements 4th monthly gain, longest run in two years
  • Scotiabank slips after posting shrinking second-quarter profit

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Canadian stocks sank in the final minutes of trading, trimming the longest run of monthly gains in two years, as declines by the nation’s largest lenders offset gains by natural resource producers.

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