CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to open lower

Tue Feb 17, 2015 7:48am EST
 
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Feb 17 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Tuesday.

March futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.15 percent at 7:35 a.m. ET.

Securities Canadian data for December is due at 8:30 a.m. ET

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index rose to its highest level in almost five months on Friday as robust oil prices helped boost the energy sector, offsetting a decline in TransCanada Corp after the pipeline company reported quarterly results.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.03 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.16 percent, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.06 percent. (Morning News Call newsletter link.reuters.com/nex49s; The Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s)

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