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CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls at open on energy drag, dismal Aphria earnings

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Canada's main stock index opened lower on Thursday, weighed down by energy stocks as oil prices slumped, while downbeat earnings from pot producer Aphria Inc further dented sentiment.

Oct 15 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened lower on Thursday, weighed down by energy stocks as oil prices slumped, while downbeat earnings from pot producer Aphria Inc APHA.TO further dented sentiment.

* At 9:31 a.m. ET (13:31 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was down 161.87 points, or 0.98%, at 16,293.53.

(Reporting by Amal S; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)

((Amal.S@thomsonreuters.com; within U.S.+1 646 223 8780; outside U.S. +91 80 6749 3677;))

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