Aug 25 (Reuters) - Energy stocks helped Canadian main stock index open higher on Tuesday, supported by firmer oil prices on massive production cuts in the U.S. Gulf Coast as tropical storm Laura was forecast to become a major hurricane.
* At 9:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 28.3 points, or 0.17%, at 16,654.94. (Reporting by Amal S in Bengaluru, Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)
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