CANADA STOCKS-TSX near six-week high as energy leads gains

TORONTO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday as energy stocks, buoyed by oil prices near five-month highs, led the index to its highest since August 9.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index rose 33.96 points, or 0.22 percent, to 15,270.63.

The technology group was the lone decliner among the index's 10 key sectors. (Reporting by Solarina Ho; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)