CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens down as Nexen, Progress drags

Mon Oct 22, 2012 9:46am EDT
 
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TORONTO, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened
lower on Monday as energy stocks led the market lower following
Canada's rejection of a foreign bid for Progress Energy
Resources Corp.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 was down 36.23 points, or 0.29 percent at 12,379.75.
Energy stocks were off 1.43 percent and was one of four main
groups in the index that was lower.