March 20, 2013 / 8:09 PM / 4 years ago

CANADA STOCKS-TSX climbs as Fed keeps stimulus; RIM, Valeant rise

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TORONTO, March 20 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index
closed higher on Wednesday, led by energy stocks that followed
oil prices higher, as the U.S. Federal Reserve moved to keep its
bond-buying stimulus plan in place, and further supported by
gains in BlackBerry and Valeant Pharmaceuticals
.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 was up 52.68 points, or 0.41 percent, at 12,826.55.
All the 10 main sectors on the index advanced.

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