CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on renewed Europe hope

Tue Aug 21, 2012 9:37am EDT
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TORONTO, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Canada's benchmark stock index
opened higher on Tuesday as optimism returned to the fore with
prospects for European bond-buying and resurgent bullion prices
boosting mining and energy stocks.  
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 was up 94.31 points, or 0.8 percent, at 12,170.34
shortly after the open.