CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls more than 1 pct on Italy debt fears

Wed Nov 9, 2011 9:43am EST
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 TORONTO, Nov 9 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index
plunged more than 1 percent shortly after open on Wednesday as
soaring Italian bond yields spurred a sharp selloff.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE fell 189.67 points, or 1.5 percent, to 12,299.18
shortly after the open, hitting its lowest point in nearly a
 (Reporting by Jon Cook; Editing by Peter Galloway)