CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as Valeant rebounds, resource stocks gain

Mon Nov 2, 2015 4:08pm EST
 
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TORONTO Nov 2 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index gained on Monday as Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc bounced on the absence of fresh allegations by short-selling Citron Research against the company. Resource stocks moved higher.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 93.84 points, or 0.69 percent, at 13,623.01. Seven of its 10 main groups rose. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; editing by Grant McCool)