CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises, led by financials and shares of resource companies

Mon Sep 19, 2016 9:40am EDT
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TORONTO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Monday as higher oil and gold prices supported energy and mining stocks, while shares of financial companies also gained ground.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 54.52 points, or 0.38 percent, at 14,505.21, shortly after the open. Nine of the index's 10 main groups were higher. (Reporting by Fergal Smith; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)