CANADA STOCKS-TSX up more than 1 pct on European optimism

Tue Oct 18, 2011 3:21pm EDT
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 TORONTO, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index
swung sharply higher on Tuesday in volatile trade, tracking
climbing oil prices and U.S. equities after talk that the
European Central Bank was buying Italian bonds.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE rose 120.91 points, or 1.01 percent, to 12,043.95.
 (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; editing by Rob Wilson)