CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as energy stocks rally on oil price jump

TORONTO, July 19 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index
finished higher on Wednesday as a jump in the price of oil to a
six-week high sent energy stocks rallying across the board.

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index
rose 95.14 points, or 0.63 percent, to finish at
15,244.71.

Eight out of the index’s 10 main groups rose, with energy
stocks surging nearly 3 percent.
(Reporting by Solarina Ho; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)


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