CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps at open as miners cheer rising copper prices

Tue Sep 8, 2015 10:15am EDT
 
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TORONTO, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index jumped at the open on Tuesday, with a surge in copper prices and other commodities boosting the mining sector and financial stocks also making healthy gains.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 157.81 points, or 1.17 percent, to 13,636.12. All 10 main groups were higher. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp)