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CANADA STOCKS-Canadian stocks open stronger as virus driven sell-off abates

Feb 26 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index opened stronger on Wednesday, recovering from a more than 4% loss over the past three sessions that was driven by fears of a coronavirus pandemic.

* At 9:30 a.m. ET (14:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 20.53 points, or 0.12%, at 17,197.9.

Reporting by Ambar Warrick in Bengaluru; Editing by Ramakrishnan M.

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