CANADA STOCKS-Futures indicate flat open for TSX
Nov 18 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a flat opening for Canada's main stock index on Tuesday, with December futures on the S&P TSX index unchanged at 7:15 a.m. ET.
No major Canadian economic events are scheduled.
The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index reached its highest in nearly 7 weeks on Monday as gains in shares of gold miners and TransCanada Corp helped offset concerns about Japan falling into a recession.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.02 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday, S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.02 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.04 percent.
Sears Canada Inc reported its third straight quarterly loss, as sales continued to decline at the struggling department store chain.
A group led by Canadian property investor Ivanhoe Cambridge has clinched a deal to buy a Manhattan office tower for $2.25 billion from Blackstone Group LP, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the terms of the sale. Continued...