May 2 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index opened lower on Thursday, dragged down by shares of energy companies on the back of a 2 percent decline in crude prices.
* At 9:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was down 27.79 points, or 0.17 percent, at 16,474.96. (Reporting by Amy Caren Daniel in Bengaluru; Editing by James Emmanuel)
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