CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges higher, led by CP Rail and Cameco

Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:06pm EST
 
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TORONTO Jan 19 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index edged higher on Thursday, helped by a jump in Canadian Pacific Railway shares on prospects of consolidation in the railroad industry and a rebound in uranium producer Cameco Corp.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 11.96 points, or 0.08 percent, at 15,409.81. Just five of the index's 10 main groups ended higher. (Reporting by Fergal Smith; Editing by Chris Reese)