NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX .GSPTSE rose 100.86 points, or 0.71 percent, to 14,322.86.
For the year, the TSX fell 11.6 percent.
On the TSX 206 issues rose and 31 fell as a 6.6-to-1 ratio favored advancers. There were two new highs and two new lows, with total volume of 171.3 million shares.
The TSX’s energy group .SPTTEN rose 1.40 points, or 1.03 percent, while the financials sector .SPTTFS climbed 1.07 points, or 0.4 percent.
West Texas Intermediate crude futures CLc1 rose 1.13 percent, or $0.51, to $45.84 a barrel. Brent crude LCOc1 rose 1.77 percent, or $0.94, to $54.15. [O/R]
Reporting by April Joyner