CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls to new 8-week low as metal prices pull back

TORONTO, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened lower and fell to a new eight-week low as metal prices slipped.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 84.95 points, or 0.5 percent, at 15,866.72. (Reporting By Nichola Saminather)