TSX opens higher on energy, materials push; eyes on BoC rate decision

(Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index edged up at open on Wednesday, as energy and material stocks gained on higher commodity prices, while investors remained cautious ahead of a rate decision by the Bank of Canada later in the day.

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The facade of the original Toronto Stock Exchange building is seen in Toronto

At 9:30 a.m. ET (1330 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 4.81 points, or 0.02%, at 20,060.41.

(Reporting by Ankika Biswas in Bengaluru; Editing by Shilpi Majumdar)