CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher, helped by oil

Tue Mar 31, 2009 10:36am EDT
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TORONTO, March 31 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index opened higher on Tuesday, boosted by a rise in the price of oil and metals, as investors bought up shares following a stumble in the previous session.

The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 60.78 points, or 0.71 percent, at 8,657.00. (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson) ((; +1 416 941 8178; Reuters Messaging: