CANADA STOCKS-TSX positive, helped higher by earnings

TORONTO Thu May 13, 2010 10:41am EDT

TORONTO May 13 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock market index turned positive on Thursday morning as strong earnings from Canadian Tire Corp (CTC.TO) helped it fight back from a weak start.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 0.70 of a point at 12,196.67. (Reporting by Jennifer Kwan; editing by Peter Galloway)