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TSX Jumps At Open Monday

Toronto stocks moved up at open Monday amid buying across a variety of sectors, with the S&P/TSX Composite Index gaining 116.49 points or 0.92 percent to 12,818.12.

The Global Gold Index rose over 1 percent, with Royal Gold (RGL.TO) and Detour Gold (DGC.TO) gaining around 3 percent each. Goldcorp. (G.TO), Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM.TO), Barrick Gold (ABX.TO) and Kinross Gold (K.TO) gathered around 2 percent each.

In the oil patch, Coastal Energy (CEN.TO) and Suncor Energy (SU.TO) moved up around 2 percent each.

Smartphone maker BlackBerry (BB.TO) added close to 5 percent.

In the financial space, TD Bank (TD.TO) and Scotiabank (BNS.TO) gathered around 1 percent each.

Onex Corp. (OCX.TO) and its affiliates or Onex Group announced that they have completed the sale of their 50 percent interest in RSI Home Products to the company for $323 million. The stock was up about 1 percent.

by RTT Staff Writer

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