TORONTO, July 27 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index gained in early trade on Thursday, boosted by the shares of a string of companies that beat earnings expectations, including Barrick Gold Corp and Cenovus Energy Inc.
The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 55.43 points, or 0.37 percent, at 15,226.82 shortly after the open. All 10 of its main sectors were higher. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp)
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