CANADA STOCKS-Stock futures fall as economy shrinks in Nov

Fri Jan 30, 2015 8:56am EST
 
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Jan 30 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a lower start for Canada's main stock index on Friday after GDP data showed economy unexpectedly shrank 0.2 percent in November.

March futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.56 percent at 8.45 a.m. ET.

Canada's economy shrank on weaker manufacturing, mining and oil and gas extraction, Statistics Canada data indicated on Friday.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.92 percent at 8.45 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.88 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.47 percent. (Morning News Call newsletter link.reuters.com/nex49s; The Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s)

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