CANADA STOCKS-TSX up 1 pct, energy shares lead

Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:45am EST
 
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 TORONTO, Dec 14 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index rose
1 percent on Monday morning as energy shares jumped on news of
a $30 billion Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N: Quote) deal to buy XTO Energy.
 The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 120.9 points,
or 1.06 percent, at 11,544.83.
 ($1=$1.06 Canadian)
 (Reporting by Irene Kuan; Editing by Peter Galloway)