CANADA STOCKS - TSX falls 0.18% to 20,705.27

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FILE PHOTO: Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index rises to a record high

* The Toronto Stock Exchange's TSX falls 0.18 percent to 20,705.27

* Leading the index were Lightspeed Commerce Inc , up 6.2%, goeasy Ltd​, up 4.8%, and Nutrien Ltd​, higher by 3.1%.

* Lagging shares were Transcontinental Inc​​, down 4.9%, New Gold Inc​, down 4.4%, and Nexgen Energy Ltd​, lower by 4.0%.

* On the TSX 82 issues rose and 145 fell as a 0.6-to-1 ratio favored decliners. There were 14 new highs and 1 new low, with total volume of 187.4 million shares.

* The most heavily traded shares by volume were Suncor Energy Inc, Enbridge Inc and Manulife Financial Corp.

* The TSX's energy group rose 0.41 points, or 0.3%, while the financials sector climbed 0.31 points, or 0.1%.

* West Texas Intermediate crude futures fell 1.99%, or $1.38, to $67.92 a barrel. Brent crude fell 1.9%, or $1.38, to $71.22 [O/R]

* The TSX is up 18.8% for the year.

This summary was machine generated September 9 at 21:03.

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