CANADA STOCKS-TSX climbs on rising oil, gold prices

Thu Jun 2, 2011 9:39am EDT
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TORONTO, June 2 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index climbed on Thursday, helped by higher oil and gold prices, recovering a portion of the steep slide suffered the day before.

Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE rose 5.37 points, or 0.04 percent, to 13,533.25 at the open, then quickly extended gains.

Eight of the index's 10 main sectors were higher. (Reporting by Ka Yan Ng; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)