Toronto stock index adds 200 points as oil soars

Thu Jun 5, 2008 2:55pm EDT
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TORONTO, June 5 (Reuters) - The Toronto Stock Exchange's main index climbed higher on Thursday afternoon, adding more than 200 points as a soft U.S. dollar helped oil soar along with TSX energy shares.

The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 200.12 points, or 0.4 percent, at 14,890.58 with all but one of its 10 main sectors higher.

($1=$1.02 Canadian) (Reporting by Jonathan Spicer; editing by Rob Wilson)