CANADA STOCKS-Clouds over BCE deal pull TSX down at open

Wed Nov 26, 2008 9:42am EST
 
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TORONTO Nov 26 (Reuters) - The Toronto Stock Exchange's main index opened lower as a leveraged buyout of BCE (BCE.TO: Quote) looked to be in doubt, while a gloomy corporate and economic outlook also weighed on sentiment.

The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE fell 2.5 percent, or 211.40 points, to 8,231.46. (Reporting by Ka Yan Ng; editing by Peter Galloway)