CANADA STOCKS-TSX drops more than 3 pct to below 12,000

Fri Aug 5, 2011 12:06pm EDT
 
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 TORONTO, Aug 5 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index fell
more than 3 percent on Friday to below 12,000 points, hitting
its weakest level since September 2010, as a global exodus from
riskier assets continued for a second day.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE was down more 439.09 points, or 3.5 percent, at
11,941.04.
 (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; editing by Rob Wilson)