CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps 1 pct; aided by miners, energy stocks

Tue Aug 21, 2012 10:59am EDT
 
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TORONTO Aug 21 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index jumped 1 percent on Tuesday as optimism about progress in containing Europe's debt crisis and rising gold prices boosted miners and energy companies.

At 10:52 a.m., the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 120.57 points, or 1 percent, at 12,196.60.