CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens up, led by Maple Leaf Foods, resources

Mon Oct 21, 2013 9:43am EDT
 
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TORONTO, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened
higher on Monday, with Maple Leaf Foods surging 10
percent after saying it will look to sell its bakery business
and major gold miners and energy companies helping extend gains
to a fresh two-year high.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 was up 36.17 points, or 0.28 percent, at 13,172.06
shortly after the open.