CANADA STOCKS-TSX set for another day of gains, futures up 0.11 pct

Wed Jan 4, 2017 7:38am EST
 
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Jan 4 (Reuters) - Canadian stocks futures rose on Wednesday, a day after the main index touched its highest intraday level in more than 20 months.

March futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.11 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.

Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday, as financial, gold and energy shares gained on the first trading day of 2017.

No economic data is scheduled for release on Wednesday.

Investors awaited the release of the minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve's December meeting in which the central bank raised interest rates.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.14 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.16 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.15 percent.

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