Toronto stocks burst out of the gate

Fri May 2, 2008 9:37am EDT
 
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TORONTO May 2 (Reuters) - The Toronto Stock Exchange's main index jumped early on Friday as commodities, corporate results, and U.S. jobs data combined to provide a broad-based lift.

The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 138.60 points, or 1 percent, at 14,204.41 with all sectors in positive territory. ($1=$1.02 Canadian) (Reporting by Jonathan Spicer; Editing by Scott Anderson)