CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends higher on strong China data; Barrick falls
TORONTO, April 10 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index extended its gains for a third straight day on Wednesday, hitting a one-week high, as positive trade data from China lifted financial and energy shares and offset weakness in Barrick Gold Corp and other gold shares. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 50.86 points, or 0.41 percent, at 12,534.91. Nine of the 10 main sectors on the index were higher.
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