July 13, 2011 / 2:19 PM / 6 years ago

CANADA STOCKS-TSX up 1 pct as resources jump on Chinese data

 TORONTO, July 13 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock market
index climbed more than 1 percent on Wednesday morning as
stronger-than-expected Chinese economic growth data fueled
world recovery optimism, jump-starting the energy and materials
groups.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE rose 136.84 points, or 1.03 percent, to 13,370.91.
Nine of the 10 main index sectors were up, led by a 1.66
percent advance in materials and a 0.96 percent rise in oil and
gas.
 (Reporting by Ka Yan Ng; editing by Peter Galloway)

















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