TORONTO, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Toronto’s main stock index extended losses on Tuesday afternoon, falling more than 1 percent as all three of its heavyweight sectors — materials, energy and financials — declined.
Financial shares reversed their earlier gains as they tracked a slide in U.S. bank shares. [.N]
The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was down 130.94 points, or 1.03 percent, at 12,537.07. (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; editing by Peter Galloway)