CANADA STOCKS-Key index drops 200 points on resources

Thu Oct 23, 2008 1:57pm EDT
 
Email This Article |
Share This Article
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
| Print This Article
[-] Text [+]

TORONTO Oct 23 (Reuters) - The Toronto Stock Exchange's main index fell 200 points on Thursday afternoon as fears over the faltering global economy pressured mining and financial stocks, and earlier strength in the energy sector faded.

The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was down 200.47 points, or 2.17 percent, at 9,036.41. (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; Editing by Peter Galloway)