CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges down as U.S. budget fears weigh
TORONTO, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index closed down slightly on Monday after an abbreviated Christmas Eve session, as oil prices extended their retreat on worries about U.S. 'fiscal cliff' budget measures, pulling down energy shares. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed down 14.9 points, or 0.12 percent, at 12,370.80.
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