CANADA STOCKS-TSX gains on strong bank results, gold

Tue Mar 2, 2010 9:38am EST
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TORONTO, March 2 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index opened higher on Tuesday as strong quarterly results from Bank of Montreal BMO.TO put the spotlight on the heavily weighted financial sector, and gold prices rose.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE opened up 25.52 points, or 0.22 percent, at 11,753.58. (Reporting by Claire Sibonney, editing by Peter Galloway)