CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures indicate higher open
Nov 5 (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 0.22 percent at 7.15 a.m. ET.
No major economic events are scheduled for Wednesday.
The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index declined on Tuesday as a sharp drop in the price of oil sent shares of energy companies tumbling and the Bank of Nova Scotia's shares slipped after the company announced job cuts.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.31 percent at 7.15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.4 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.5 percent.
Auto parts maker and contract vehicle manufacturer Magna International Inc reported a 47 percent jump in third-quarter earnings, boosted by strong demand in North America.
Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp said on Tuesday that it expected to produce between 81,200 and 87,300 barrels of oil equivalent per day next year from its assets in Colombia and Peru, a 22 percent rise over 2014. Continued...