CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on energy boost, U.S. stimulus hopes
Oct 23 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened higher on Friday, helped by strength in energy stocks, while hopes of progress in talks for fresh U.S. stimulus before the presidential election further lifted sentiment.
* At 9:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 33.49 points, or 0.21%, at 16,312.85.
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