TORONTO, April 18 (Reuters) - Canada’s benchmark stock index rose to a five-month high on Monday, led by energy stocks as losses for oil were pared, while mining and financial sector stocks also advanced.
The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 82.62 points, or 0.61 percent, at 13,719.82. Nine of the index’s 10 main groups ended higher. (Reporting by Fergal Smith, editing by G Crosse)
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