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CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on COVID-19 vaccine hopes

July 20 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index edged higher on Monday, tracking Wall Street, amid hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine and increased stimulus although rising coronavirus cases around the world capped gains.

* At 9:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 2.25 points, or 0.01%, at 16,125.73.

Reporting by Amal S in Bengaluru; Editing by Amy Caren Daniel

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