CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps as U.S. data boosts banks, oils

Mon Oct 5, 2009 4:09pm EDT
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 TORONTO, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index
finished more than 1 percent higher on Monday as investors
returned to equities following a two-week slide, snapping up
shares of banks and oil and gas companies.
 The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE unofficially closed
up 1.4 percent, or 151.56 points, at 11,109.89.
 Some of the positive sentiment that boosted all 10 of the
index's main sectors stemmed from U.S. data that showed the
services sector, representing about 80 percent of the U.S.
economy, expanded for the first time since August 2008.
 (Reporting by Ka Yan Ng; editing by Peter Galloway)