CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to open higher
Feb 10 (Reuters) - Canadian stocks were set to open higher on Tuesday as March futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.65 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.
No major economic events are scheduled on Tuesday.
Canada's main stock index was little changed on Monday as a gain in energy shares on climbing oil prices helped offset weak economic data from China.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.69 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.72 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.79 percent. (Morning News Call newsletter link.reuters.com/nex49s; The Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s)
Canada's Talisman Energy Inc , which in December agreed to be bought by Spanish peer Repsol, reported a bigger quarterly loss after it wrote down the value of some assets by about $1.37 billion amid a steep fall in crude prices.
Canada's Uni-Select Inc said it would sell its U.S. auto parts distribution business to activist investor Carl Icahn's investment company Icahn Enterprises LP for about $340 million.
Greece's new leftwing government will legally oppose Eldorado Gold Corp's gold mine in northern Greece, its energy minister said on Tuesday, promising to protect workers at the mine.