CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures indicate lower open as global markets slip

Fri Apr 11, 2014 7:36am EDT
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April 11 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a slightly lower open for Canada's main stock index on Friday as investors take cues from weakening global markets due to a sell-off in technology stocks.

June futures on the S&P TSX index <0#SXF:> were down 0.09 percent at 0715 ET.

The index dropped on Thursday as a selloff in U.S. technology and biotechnology stocks hit investor sentiment and fueled declines in every major sector.

Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were down 0.02 percent, S&P 500 futures were down 0.25 percent and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.29 percent at 0715.

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