Canada stocks-tsx hits five-month low as mining stocks fall

Canada stocks-tsx hits five-month low as mining stocks fall
Canada stocks-tsx hits five-month low as mining stocks fall
(Updates throughout with closing prices) TORONTO, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index fell on Friday, closing at its lowest level in five months, reflecting weakness in mining stocks as gold futures and copper prices declined. * The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index closed down 31.08 points, or 0.21 percent, to 15,034.53. * Of the index’s 10 main industry groups, seven ended in negative territory. * The materials group, which includes precious and base metals miners and fe…

Canada stocks-tsx hits five-month low as mining stocks fall