CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to open slightly lower
April 13 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a slightly lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Monday ahead of busy week of corporate results.
June futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.03 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.
No major economic events are scheduled.
Canada's main stock index finished broadly higher on Friday, for a seventh straight day of gains, buoyed in part by resource stocks that benefited from higher commodity prices.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.12 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.14 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.03 percent.
Canadian gold producers Alamos Gold Inc and AuRico Gold Inc said they would merge in a deal valued at about $1.5 billion.
Bombardier Inc is exploring a possible sale of all or part of its railway business, which bankers value at up to $5 billion, among options to pay for huge cost overruns in its aircraft business, sources familiar with the matter said. Continued...