CANADA STOCKS-TSX closes higher after U.S. budget deal
TORONTO, Jan 2 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Wednesday, touching a 9-month high as commodities rallied on a deal to resolve the high-stakes U.S. budget crisis. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 107.24 points, or 0.86 percent, at 12,540.77.
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