Canadian stock futures little changed ahead of Christmas holidays

Fri Dec 23, 2016 8:10am EST
 
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(Reuters) - Canadian stock futures were little changed on Friday as investors gear up for Christmas holidays.

Gross domestic product growth likely stalled in October, data is expected to show. The report is due at 8:30 a.m. ET. ECONCA

March futures on the S&P TSX index SXFc1 were down 0.03 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.

Canada's benchmark stock index climbed for the sixth straight session on Thursday, led by energy and telecom shares, after the nation's telecom regulator ruled that broadband internet access will be considered a basic service.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures 1YMc1 were down 0.04 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures ESc1 were down 0.03 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures NQc1 were down 0.09 percent. [.N]

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A TMX Group sign, the company that runs the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), is seen in Toronto, June 23, 2014.  REUTERS/Mark Blinch/File Photo