CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as higher oil supports energy stocks

Wed Apr 27, 2016 9:38am EDT
 
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TORONTO, April 27 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Wednesday as higher oil prices supported energy stocks, offsetting losses for technology stocks after worse-than expected results from two high profile U.S. companies.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 25.52 points, or 0.18 percent, at 13,834.96, shortly after the open. Five of the index's 10 main groups were higher. (Reporting by Fergal Smith; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)