CANADA STOCKS-Futures point to a lower start

Thu Nov 6, 2014 7:34am EST
 
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Nov 6 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Thursday, with December futures on the S&P TSX index down 0.24 percent at 7.30 a.m. ET.

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The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index rose more than 1 percent on Wednesday as a rebound in oil prices and upbeat U.S. economic data boosted energy stocks.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.13 percent at 7.30 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.22 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.14 percent.

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