CANADA STOCKS-TSX nears one-month low as commodities slump

Thu Nov 17, 2011 4:09pm EST
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 TORONTO, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index
tumbled more than 2 percent on Thursday, nearing a one-month
low, as rising yields on European bond sales sparked a
widespread selloff in commodities that sent material and energy
issues lower.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE unofficially ended down 258.93 points, or 2.13
percent, at 11,915.43, its lowest point since Oct. 21.
 (Reporting by Jon Cook; editing by Rob Wilson)