CANADA STOCKS-Toronto stocks rise as commodities climb

Fri Oct 1, 2010 9:36am EDT
 
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 TORONTO, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Toronto's resource-heavy main
stock index rose on Friday as stronger-than-expected Chinese
manufacturing data eased concerns about the global recovery,
lighting a fire under commodity prices.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE rose 1.11 points to 12,369.76 at the open and then
extended gains.
 (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; editing by Peter Galloway)