CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps 1 pct in broad advance led by energy

Mon May 2, 2011 11:16am EDT
 
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TORONTO May 2 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index extended gains on Monday morning in a broad advance led by energy and financial issues, buoyed by news that al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden had been killed in a U.S.-led operation in Pakistan.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE climbed to a three-week high, rising 139.27 points, or 1 percent, to 14,084.06. Nine of the index's 10 sectors were higher. (Reporting by Ka Yan Ng; editing by Rob Wilson)