CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises, led by energy and financial stocks as oil rallies

Fri Feb 26, 2016 9:43am EST
 
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TORONTO Feb 26 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Friday, led by energy and financial sector stocks as U.S. crude oil prices rallied nearly 4 percent.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 80.56 points, or 0.63 percent, at 12,834.16, shortly after the open. Eight of the index's ten main groups were higher. (Reporting by Fergal Smith; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)