CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on strong job gains
TORONTO, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index rose in opening action on Friday as strong gains in U.S. and Canadian employment in September suggested a recession may have been averted.
The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 36 points, or 0.31 percent, at 11,816.07 in early trade. (Reporting by Andrea Hopkins; editing by Peter Galloway)
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