CANADA STOCKS-TSX plunges 2 pct on weak global data, Europe fear

Wed Nov 23, 2011 10:27am EST
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 TORONTO, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Canadian stocks plunged 2
percent on Wednesday as energy and other resource companies
tumbled on poor economic data from the United States, China and
Europe, and on fears that the euro zone's debt contagion had
spread to Germany.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE sank 241.85 points, or 2 percent, to 11,553.34. It
was the TSX's lowest level since Oct. 6.
 (Reporting by Jon Cook; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)