CANADA STOCKS-TSX at 3-week high as oil boosts energy stocks

Tue Mar 28, 2017 4:07pm EDT
 
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TORONTO, March 28 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index notched its highest close in three weeks on Tuesday as an oil price rally helped energy stocks and a jump in U.S. consumer confidence boosted global markets.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 92.35 points, or 0.60 percent, at 15,598.57. Eight of its 10 main groups gained. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; editing by Diane Craft)