At midday: Energy, miners drive TSX rally to near record

At midday: Energy, miners drive TSX rally to near record

Open this photo in gallery: Traders Edward Curran, left, and Kevin Walsh work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Nov. 6. Canada’s main stock index advanced on Monday to near record highs as commodity prices helped fuel energy and mining stocks to lead broad gains. Gold miner Franco Nevada Corp, which jumped 4.8 per cent to $106.51 after reporting stronger-than-forecast results, was the most influential gainer. Energy stocks made up the remaining top five biggest contributors to the index. Encana Corp was up 3.8 per cent to $16.35, while Cenovus Energy climbed 3.5 per cent […]