CANADA STOCKS-TSX tumbles 1 pct on Greek default fears

Mon Sep 19, 2011 10:07am EDT
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 TORONTO, Sept 19  (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock market
index tumbled on Monday morning, touching a one-week low, as
renewed fears of a Greek debt default pressured equity markets
and commodity prices.   
 At 9:57 a.m. (1357 GMT) the Toronto Stock Exchange's
S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was down 124.01 points, or
1.01 percent, at 12,139.70, its weakest level since Sept 12.
Nine of the index's 10 main sectors were lower.
 (Reporting by Trish Nixon; editing by Peter Galloway)