CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises, energy leads as oil prices jump

Fri Jan 20, 2017 9:38am EST
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TORONTO Jan 20 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose at the open on Friday, with energy stocks following oil prices higher to lead a broad gain ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 99.01 points, or 0.64 percent, at 15,508.82 shortly after the open. The energy group gained 1.7 percent and all 10 main sectors were higher. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)