CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits near three-year high as Ukraine worries ease

Tue Mar 4, 2014 4:11pm EST
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TORONTO, March 4 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose
on Tuesday to its highest in almost 3 years as comments from
Russian President Vladimir Putin helped ease concerns of an
imminent military conflict in Ukraine and fuel gains in most
major sectors.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 unofficially closed up 77.12 points, or 0.54 percent,
at 14,289.86. Nine of the 10 main sectors on the index were