CANADA STOCKS-TSX down 300 points on weak commodity prices

Mon Jan 12, 2009 3:27pm EST
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TORONTO Jan 12 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stocks index was down more than 300 points late Monday afternoon, hitting its lowest level since Dec. 30, as falling commodity prices took their toll on the resource heavy index.

At 3:19 p.m. (2019 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was down 307.89 points, or 3.39 percent, at 8,777.29. (Reporting by Frank Pingue; editing by Rob Wilson)