TSX falls at open as energy stocks track drop in crude prices

Credit: REUTERS/CHRIS HELGREN

May 23 - Canada's main stock index fell at open on Thursday as oil prices, one of the country's major exports, tumbled and pressured energy stocks.

* At 9:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was down 105.57 points, or 0.65%, at 16,221.78.

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