CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as Encana shares rise on deal
TORONTO, May 7 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened higher on Wednesday as shares of Encana Corp jumped after the company's $3.1 billion U.S. shale deal, with investors also awaiting congressional testimony from U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 20.66 points, or 0.14 percent, at 14,632.95 shortly after the open. (Reporting by John Tilak; Editing by James Dalgleish)
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