CANADA STOCKS-TSX may open lower, euro zone liquidity in focus

Tue Dec 10, 2013 8:47am EST
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Dec 10 (Reuters) - Canadian stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Tuesday as markets focused on tight money market conditions in the euro zone's banking system where liquidity levels are now at the tightest in two years.


* European Union finance ministers are likely to take a political step towards creating a banking union with powers to close down failing banks, but leave nagging legal details to another time, perhaps next week.

* AutoZone Inc, the largest U.S. auto parts retailer, reported a 7 percent rise in quarterly profit due to higher repairs.

* The U.S. government sold its last shares of automaker General Motors Co on Monday, marking an end to a historic bailout of one of America's most storied companies.


* Canada stock futures traded down 0.09 percent

* U.S. stock futures , , were mixed

* European shares, were down   Continued...