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