CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as gold miners gain with bullion

TORONTO, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index moved higher in early trade on Monday, boosted by gold miners as bullion prices hit a four-month high and by heavy equipment company Finning International Inc, after CIBC raised its view on the stock.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 36.06 points, or 0.22 percent, at 16,344.24 shortly after the open. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)