CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends higher as gold hits record high

Tue May 11, 2010 4:06pm EDT
 
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 TORONTO, May 11 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index
ended higher on Tuesday in a rally led by safe-haven gold
shares, which rose as the price of the precious metal hit a
record high above $1,230 an ounce.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE unofficially closed up 48.95 points, or 0.41 percent,
at 11,996.85.
 (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; editing by Peter Galloway)