CANADA STOCKS-TSX turns negative after Fed statement

Tue Aug 9, 2011 2:56pm EDT
 
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 TORONTO, Aug 9 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock market
index pared gains and briefly turned negative on Tuesday after
the U.S. Federal Reserve said it will keep its hefty monetary
policy in place for at least two years to support the flagging
economy.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE was down 0.83 of a point at 11,670.13 shortly after
the Fed statement.
 (Reporting by Trish Nixon; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)