CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as oil retreats

Fri Jun 10, 2016 10:51am EDT
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(Adds details from early trade, updates prices)

* TSX falls 120.1 points, or 0.84 percent, to 14,119.92

* Nine of the TSX's 10 main groups fall

TORONTO, June 10 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell in early trade on Friday as energy stocks retreated with oil prices and global equity markets broadly moved lower.

The energy group retreated 2 percent as oil slipped from 2016 highs hit earlier in the week.

The index was on track for a 0.7 percent decline over the week.

Canadian Natural Resources declined 2.4 percent to C$37.165. The company and Cenovus Energy both said they had restarted operations at oil sands facilities in Alberta on Thursday after a wildfire threat dissipated.

Suncor Energy Inc fell 1.2 percent to C$34.76.

The financials group slipped 1.1 percent, with Royal Bank of Canada down 1.3 percent to C$78.35 and Bank of Nova Scotia off 1.4 percent to C$65.39.   Continued...