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TSX up 55 Points With All Sectors Bar Energy in The Green

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The TSX is up 55 points this morning with all sectors bar energy in the green. Energy is down 0.12% with crude oil now trading at US$65.81. The EIA reported the highest ever monthly production figures last week, with output at 10.5 million barrels per day. Baker-Hughes data also show the U.S. rig count has increased 8 weeks of the past 9. Saudi Arabia and Russia are reportedly mulling production increases, to offset falling Venezuela output, and prospects for sanctions on Iran, which would limit its export potential.

The biggest gainers this morning are info tech and healthcare, up 0.64% and 0.53% respectively.

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