CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges up on gold rally

Wed Jul 6, 2011 9:42am EDT
 
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 TORONTO, July 6 (Reuters) - Toronto's resource-laden main
stock market index ticked higher at the open on Wednesday as
strength in gold miners offset soft energy issues.
 Investor sentiment remained fragile after a downgrade of
Portugal's credit rating heightened concern about the euro
zone's finances. Another increase in Chinese interest rates
also hurt the broader commodities complex.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE edged up 2.88 points to 13,428.18. Seven of the
index's 10 main sectors were on the rise.
 (Reporting by Ka Yan Ng; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)