CANADA STOCKS-TSX rallies as energy, banking stocks rebound
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* TSX ends up 242.10 points, or 1.85 percent, to 13,317.52
* All of the TSX's 10 main groups rise
By Fergal Smith
TORONTO, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rallied on Monday, led by gains in heavyweight energy and banking stocks, helped by a rebound in crude oil after the Paris attacks raised geopolitical tensions.
The sharp gain followed a 3.5 percent drop for the index last week.
"It is a little bit of a technical bounce, it got oversold," said Paul Hand, managing director at RBC Capital Markets.
The overall energy group soared 4.3 percent, helped by a sharp rally in crude oil after finding support ahead of $40 a barrel.
The most influential energy stocks were Suncor Energy Inc , which rose 3.8 percent to C$38.32, and Canadian Natural Resources Ltd, which rose 5.2 percent to C$33.18. Continued...