CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures indicate higher start

Wed Nov 19, 2014 7:33am EST
 
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Nov 19 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a higher open for Canada's main stock index on Wednesday, with December futures on the S&P TSX index up 0.26 percent at 7.30 a.m. ET.

There are no major Canadian economic events scheduled for Wednesday.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index touched its highest level in seven weeks on Tuesday, driven by a jump in shares of gold miners and a broad rally in most other major sectors as well as news that Japan will delay a sales tax increase.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.02 percent at 7.30 a.m. ET while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.01 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.09 percent. (Morning News Call newsletter link.reuters.com/nex49s; The Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s)

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