CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures trade lower; corporate earnings in focus
May 3 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Wednesday as investors digested quarterly results from a slew of major companies including Loblaw, CGI and Torstar.
June futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.17 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.
Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday, helped by gains for several companies whose results exceeded expectations, including e-commerce company Shopify, and by gains for pipeline companies.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.09 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.16 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.28 percent.
No major economic releases are scheduled in Canada.
Canadian grocery and pharmacy retailer Loblaw Cos Ltd reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as the company kept a tight lid on expenses and attracted more customers to its stores with discounts. Continued...