CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as financials and materials stocks lose ground

Wed Apr 6, 2016 9:44am EDT
 
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TORONTO, April 6 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday as financials and materials stocks declined, while higher oil prices helped support energy stocks.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 19.85 points, or 0.15 percent, at 13,284.81, shortly after the open. Seven of the index's 10 main groups were lower. (Reporting by Fergal Smith)