CANADA STOCKS-TSX lower, materials stocks weigh as metals prices fall
TORONTO Jan 26 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index slipped marginally at the open on Thursday, weighed down by materials stocks as prices for gold and a string of base metals fell while energy and telecom stocks gained.
The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 16.29 points, or 0.10 percent, at 15,627.55 shortly after the open. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)
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