CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as energy, Catamaran shares gain

Mon Mar 30, 2015 9:41am EDT
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TORONTO, March 30 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened higher on Monday, supported by gains in the energy sector after oil prices rose and a jump in Catamaran Corp after UnitedHealth Group Inc agreed to buy the pharmacy-benefit manager..

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 46.80 points, or 0.32 percent, at 14,859.22 shortly after the open. (Reporting by John Tilak; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)