CANADA STOCKS-Energy, golds push TSX to 32-month high

Fri Mar 4, 2011 4:06pm EST
 
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TORONTO, March 4 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index closed at its highest level in 32 months on Friday as intensified fighting in Libya boosted commodity prices, supporting the index's powerhouse energy and gold-mining stocks.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE unofficially ended up 38.05 points, or 0.27 percent, at 14,252.77. It was the highest close since June 2008. (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; editing by Peter Galloway)