CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower on U.S. budget uncertainty, RIM
TORONTO, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened lower on Friday on deepening uncertainty over the chances of a U.S. budget deal by year-end and a plunge in Research in Motion shares the day after the BlackBerry maker reported the first ever decline in its subscriber numbers. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index fell 66.57 points, or 0.54 percent, to 12,322.14 at market open.
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