CANADA STOCKS-TSX turns negative with gold miners

Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:49am EDT
 
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 TORONTO, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index
turned lower on Tuesday as early strength in Barrick Gold
(ABX.TO: Quote) and other gold miners reversed with softer gold
prices.
 The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE fell 9.84 points to
11,528.55.
 Gold slipped below $1,060 an ounce [GOL/] and drove
Barrick, which was among the top notable decliners at midday,
down 1.4 percent to C$39.55.
 ($1=$1.05 Canadian)
 (Reporting by Ka Yan Ng; editing by Peter Galloway)