(Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index rose at the open for the fifth straight session on Friday as energy stocks gained and a rebound in U.S. jobs growth in March eased worries about a slowdown in the world’s largest economy.

* At 9:31 a.m. ET (13:31 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 33.1 points, or 0.2 percent, at 16,344.71. (Reporting by Medha Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)

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