CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends barely higher for a 6th straight gain

Wed Aug 5, 2015 4:10pm EDT
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TORONTO Aug 5 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index eked out a small gain on Wednesday, its sixth straight rise, as investors bought into banks and consumer names and pulled back from resource companies.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 11.94 points, or 0.08 percent, at 14,502.99. Six of the 10 main groups rose. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by Leslie Adler)