CANADA STOCKS-Futures point to lower start for TSX

jueves 2 de abril de 2015 07:35 GYT
 

April 2 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a lower start for Canada's main stock index on Thursday ahead of an extended weekend.

June futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.31 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.

Data on trade balance, exports and imports is due at 8:30 a.m. ET.

Canada's main stock index gained on Wednesday as rising prices for commodities such as oil and bullion bolstered the energy and mining sectors, which together make up almost a third of the index.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.21 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.27 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.32 percent. (Morning News Call newsletter link.reuters.com/nex49s; The Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s)

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