CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as resource stocks drag, Valeant slumps

Tue Dec 29, 2015 4:09pm EST
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TORONTO Dec 29 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index ended lower on Tuesday amid weakness in resource stocks and a deep drop in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc as the market played catch-up with Wall Street following an extended Christmas break.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed down 64.05 points, or 0.48 percent, at 13,245.75. (Reporting by Fergal Smith; Editing by Sandra Maler)