CANADA STOCKS-TSX closes almost 2 pct down on U.S. jobs, Europe

Fri Jun 4, 2010 4:07pm EDT
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TORONTO, June 4 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index closed almost 2 percent lower on Friday after data showed U.S. private sector employment slowed and investors worried that Hungary may be the latest casualty of Europe's sovereign debt crisis.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE unofficially closed down 235.07 points, or 1.99 percent, at 11,576.80. (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)