CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as Fed worries weigh
TORONTO, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened lower on Wednesday as concerns that the Federal Reserve might soon begin dialing down its monetary stimulus program hit shares of financial and energy companies. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 29.05 points, or 0.23 percent, at 12,440.27 shortly after the open.
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