CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls on commodities, job woes

Fri Dec 5, 2008 9:39am EST
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TORONTO Dec 5 (Reuters) - The Toronto Stock Exchange's main index fell at the open on Friday as resource stocks dropped on lower commodity prices and as the economic outlook darkened with figures showing steep job losses in Canada and the United States.

The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was down 106.08 points, or 1.32 percent, at 7,951.74. (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; editing by Peter Galloway)