CANADA STOCKS--TSX set to open higher

Tue Apr 7, 2015 7:43am EDT
 
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Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Tuesday, a day after the index posted half a percent gain.

June futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.35 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.

No economic events scheduled for the day.

Canada's main stock index closed higher on Monday as a jump in the prices of crude oil and gold helped oil and gas stocks and mining issues finish higher.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.21 percent at 7.15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.18 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.27 percent. (Morning News Call newsletter link.reuters.com/nex49s; The Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s)

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