The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX .GSPTSE rose 53.80 points, or 0.33 percent, to 16,572.68.
On the TSX 151 issues rose and 85 fell as a 1.8-to-1 ratio favored advancers. There were 16 new highs and 1 new low, with total volume of 148.4 million shares.
The TSX’s energy group .SPTTEN rose 0.75 points, or 0.6 percent, while the financials sector .SPTTFS climbed 1.54 points, or 0.5 percent.
West Texas Intermediate crude futures CLc1 rose 1.12 percent, or $0.63, to $56.86 a barrel. Brent crude LCOc1 rose 1.03 percent, or $0.65, to $63.91.
The TSX is up 15.7 percent for the year.