CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises to 2-week high on broad-based rally

Tue Oct 18, 2016 4:13pm EDT
 
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TORONTO Oct 18 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rallied to a more than a two-week high on Tuesday as financials and resource stocks led a broad-based rally, aided by rising oil and gold shares.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 155.73 points, or 1.07 percent, at 14,752.25. Nine of the index's 10 main groups ended higher. (Reporting by Fergal Smith; diting by Steve Orlofsky)