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CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits six-week high in broad rally ahead of Fed

CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits six-week high in broad rally ahead of Fed
From Reuters - September 19, 2017

* TSX up 56.3 points, or 0.37 percent, to 15,292.97

* Touches 15,315.27, highest since Aug. 3

* Nine of TSXs 10 main industry groups rise

By Solarina Ho

TORONTO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Canadas main stock index rose to six-week highs on Tuesday, buoyed by a broad rally led by financial and energy stocks, as investors cautiously awaited for clues from the U.S. Federal Reserve on its next move.

The financial sector, which accounts for about a third of the indexs weight, climbed 0.5 percent. Individual gains within the group were modest, with Royal Bank of Canada adding 0.9 percent to finish at C$92.98.

The Toronto Stock Exchanges S&P/TSX composite index rose 56.3 points, or 0.37 percent, to 15,292.97. It touched as high as 15,315.27 during the session, a level not reached since Aug. 3.

Of the indexs 10 main groups, utilities were the lone decliners, losing 0.1 percent.

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