CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends higher as Valeant offsets weakness in resources

Tue Aug 4, 2015 4:33pm EDT
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TORONTO Aug 4 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday as strength in shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc helped offset a decline in the energy and mining sectors.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index closed up 22.61 points, or 0.16 percent, at 14,491.05. (Reporting by John Tilak; Editing by James Dalgleish)