CANADA STOCKS-Miners send TSX to 3-month high

Thu Aug 16, 2012 12:45pm EDT
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TORONTO, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Canada's resource-heavy main
stock index rose sharply on Thursday as mining shares were
boosted on raised expectations of further stimulus moves by
central banks in China and Europe.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 was up 118.56 points, or 1 percent, at 12024.00. The
TSX rose above the 12,000 barrier for the first time since May