CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps back above 12,000 on commodities

Mon Mar 29, 2010 4:07pm EDT
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TORONTO, March 29 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock market index closed higher on Monday, jumping back above the 12,000 mark as commodity prices rose as the U.S. dollar retreated, giving a boost to the resource-heavy market.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE unofficially finished up 77.57 points, or 0.65 percent, at 12,034.94. (Reporting by Claire Sibonney, editing by Peter Galloway)