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CANADA STOCKS-TSX drops at open on lower oil prices, BoC comment


Feb 6 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index dropped at open on Wednesday, after a slide in oil prices hurt the energy sector and Bank of Canada’s comment that U.S. trade policies were holding back Canadian investments weighed on the sentiment.

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* At 9:30 a.m. ET (1430 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX Composite index was down 23.72 points, or 0.15 percent, at 15,678.97. (Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur).

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