CANADA STOCKS-TSX rallies on economic data, takeover bid

Mon Feb 28, 2011 4:07pm EST
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 TORONTO, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index
ended higher on Monday in a broad-based rally spurred by upbeat
economic data and a C$4.8 billion ($4.9 billion) takeover bid
for Lundin Mining (LUN.TO: Quote).
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE unofficially closed up 84.37 points, or 0.6 percent,
at 14,136.50.
 ($1=$0.97 Canadian)
 (Reporting by John McCrank)