CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls most in month as energy stocks slump

Tue Aug 2, 2016 4:10pm EDT
 
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TORONTO Aug 2 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index suffered its biggest one-day loss in more than a month on Tuesday, as its heavyweight energy sector weighed heavily with U.S. crude settling at under $40 a barrel on persistent supply concerns.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed down 105.73 points, or 0.73 percent, at 14,477.01. The energy sector fell 2.4 percent. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by Sandra Maler)