Commodities stoke Toronto stocks' 100-point rise

Tue Mar 25, 2008 9:37am EDT
 
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TORONTO, March 25 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock market jumped more than 100 points at the open on Tuesday amid buoyant gold prices and firm energy prices.

Just after the open, the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 100.98 points, or 0.8 percent at 13,120.70. ($1=$1.02 Canadian) (Reporting by Scott Anderson; Editing by Bernadette Baum)