December 6, 2019 / 12:38 PM / a month ago

TSX rises 0.84% to 16,996.97

FILE PHOTO: A sign board displaying Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) stock information is seen in Toronto June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

* The Toronto Stock Exchange’s TSX rises  0.84 percent to 16,996.97 

* Leading the index were Cenovus Energy Inc , up 7.4%, ARC Resources Ltd , up 7.1%, and Tourmaline Oil Corp , higher by 6%.

* Lagging shares were Torex Gold Resources Inc , down 6.7%, OceanaGold Corp, down 6.4%, and First Majestic Silver Corp, lower by 5.9%.

* On the TSX 151 issues rose and 76 fell as a 2-to-1 ratio favored advancers. There were 19 new highs and no new lows, with total volume of 175.6 million shares.

* The most heavily traded shares by volume were Encana Corp , Canadian Natural Resources Ltd  and Bombardier Inc.

* The TSX’s energy group  rose 5.86 points, or 4.5%, while the financials sector climbed 1.60 points, or 0.5%.

* West Texas Intermediate crude futures rose 1.06%, or $0.62, to $59.05 a barrel. Brent crude  rose 1.39% , or $0.88, to $64.27 [O/R]

* The TSX is up 18.7% for the year.

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