CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as railways, resource stocks gain

Wed Oct 28, 2015 9:36am EDT
 
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TORONTO Oct 28 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose in early trade on Wednesday, helped by a bounce in railway stocks, gold miners and energy companies that offset weakness in consumer names.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 44.56 points, or 0.33 percent, at 13,744.16 shortly after the open. Seven of its 10 main sectors gained. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)