Equities in Canada’s largest centre recovered from the tatters of late last week, led by rises in material and industrial issues.
The TSX climbed 40.94 points to conclude Monday at 20,260.13.
The Canadian dollar eked up 0.13 cents to 73.66 cents U.S.
Materials proved the strongest of the dozen subgroups on the exchange, with Ero Copper gaining $1.47, or 7.2%, to $22.01, while Hudbay Minerals acquiring 41 cents, or 6.5%, to $6.72.
In industrials, Exchange Income Corporation advanced $1.02, or 2%, to $51.60, while Westshore Terminals Investment took on 48 cents, or 1.9%, to $25.26.
Among energy plays, Spartan Delta gained 32 cents, or 2.6%, to $12.58, while Secure Energy Systems jumped 19 cents, or 2.3%, to $46.31.
Health-care stocks led the side down, however, with Sienna Senior Living shares taking 33 cents, or 2.8%, to $11.54, while Tilray ditched 11 cents, or 2.9%, to $3.74.
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