CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on U.S. data, oil prices

Wed Jan 7, 2015 9:39am EST
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TORONTO Jan 7 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened higher on Wednesday as positive U.S. economic data and higher oil prices helped drive gains in most major sectors.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 82.54 points, or 0.58 percent, at 14,329.31 shortly after the open. (Reporting by John Tilak; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)