CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits 2-yr high on soaring financials

Wed Dec 1, 2010 4:06pm EST
Email This Article |
Share This Article
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
| Print This Article
[-] Text [+]

 TORONTO, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index rose
to its highest level in more than two years on Wednesday as
financials got a boost from a strong start to bank earnings
season, while concerns about euro zone debt levels eased.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE unofficially ended up 195.47 points, or 1.51 percent,
at 13,148.35. At one point it touched 13,154.42, its loftiest
level since Sept. 8, 2008. All 10 of its sectors were higher.
 (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; editing by Rob Wilson)