CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps nearly 2 percent as resources climb

Fri Jan 16, 2015 4:08pm EST
 
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By John Tilak

TORONTO Jan 16 (Reuters) - Canada's benchmark stock index rose nearly 2 percent on Friday as shares of energy producers and mining companies soared with rebounding commodity prices.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 267.59 points, or 1.91 percent, at 14,309.41. Nine of the 10 main sectors on the index were higher. (Editing by G Crosse)