March 6, 2013 / 2:38 PM / 5 years ago

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher, U.S. jobs data provide boost

TORONTO, March 6 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose
on Wednesday, led by financial and energy stocks, as data
indicating robust private sector hiring in the United States
lifted investor sentiment.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 was up 59.68 points, or 0.47 percent, at 12,795.72
shortly after the open.

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