CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on Chinese economic data

Thu Nov 22, 2012 9:39am EST

TORONTO, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened
higher on Thursday, led by shares of financial and materials
companies, after economic data from China showed growth was
picking up in its manufacturing sector.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 was up 39.27 points, or 0.32 percent, at 12,139.33
shortly after the open.
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