CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends higher, driven by U.S. jobs data, Valeant

Wed Jan 8, 2014 4:09pm EST

TORONTO, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on
Wednesday, helped by a jump in shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals
International Inc and as positive U.S. jobs data fueled
gains in several major sectors.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 unofficially closed up 17.70 points, or 0.13 percent,
at 13,614.63. Six of the 10 main sectors on the index were
higher.
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