CANADA STOCKS-Golds lift TSX from 3-month low

Fri Feb 5, 2010 4:09pm EST
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TORONTO Feb 5 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock market index fought back to a higher close on Friday after touching a three-month low earlier in the day, pushed higher by Barrick Gold (ABX.TO: Quote) and other heavyweight gold miners.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE unofficially closed up 85.50 points, or 0.77 percent, at 11,214.26. Earlier in the session, it touched its lowest level since early November. (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; editing by Peter Galloway)