CANADA STOCKS-TSX lower as miners, banks weighs; TransCanada up
TORONTO, March 4 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened lower on Monday, hurt by slips in heavyweight banking and mining stocks, while TransCanada Corp offset the broad losses after a positive environmental report about its contentious Keystone XL pipeline project. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 51.90 points, or 0.41 percent, at 12,721.22 shortly after the open.
- Alabama man gets $1,000 in police settlement, his lawyers get $459,000
- Probe: Athletes took fake classes at University of North Carolina
- Canada's Harper pledges tougher security laws after attack |
- Man arrested after jumping White House fence, causing lockdown
- Some U.S. hospitals weigh withholding care to Ebola patients