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By John Tilak and Euan Rocha TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index advanced on Monday to reach its highest in 2-1/2 years as shares of smartphone maker BlackBerry jumped and bullish economic data from China helped drive gains in … Continue reading

more like TSX touches 2-1/2-year high on China data, BlackBerry TSX drops to near three-week low as U.S. government stays shut TSX hits one-week high as energy, Valeant provide boost BlackBerry targeted by short sellers * TSX rises 102.08 points, or 0.74 percent, to 13,990.29 * All of the 10 main index sectors advance * Index up about 2.7 percent this year * BlackBerry jumps 8.2 percent By John Tilak TORTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index hit a 7-1/2-mth Wednesday, helped in part by soaring Pretium Resources Inc shares and modest gains in the hefty financial services group. The Torto Stock Exchange's Tags: touches, month, high, banks, CANADA STOCKS-TSX touches 7-1/2-month high * up 30.04 points, or 0.19 percent, to 15,800.40 * Eight of the 's 10 main groups were up. By Solarina Ho. TORTO, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index hit a 7-1/2-mth TORTO (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index hit a 7-1/2-mth Wednesday, helped in part by soaring Pretium Resources Inc shares and modest gains in the hefty financial services group


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TSX advances as energy shares, BlackBerry drive gains TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index closed higher on Monday, helped by gains in the energy sector and a 14 percent jump in BlackBerry shares on takeover speculation and U.S. market…


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TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index closed slightly lower on Thursday as a wave of negative sentiment after the European Central Bank warned about weak euro zone economies pulled down energy and financial shares, though shares of BlackBerry jumped.…


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TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index ended little changed on Friday as gold miners gained on safe-haven buying amid U.S. budget uncertainty, while BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd plunged more than 20 percent. The index's materials sector, which…