CANADA STOCKS-Futures dip reflecting world stocks

Mon Jun 12, 2017 7:26am EDT
 
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June 12 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Monday as global markets faced a slow start to the week.

Technology stocks fell across Europe and Asia after the worst day for Apple shares in more than a year, while the euro and bonds rallied after a bumper weekend for pro-EU and pro-business politics in France and Italy.

June futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.12 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.

Canada's benchmark stock index rose on Friday, led by financial and energy shares as oil prices gained and a stronger-than-expected domestic jobs report added to the case for interest rate hikes from the Bank of Canada.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.18 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET. sS&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.26 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.87 percent.

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