CANADA STOCKS-Futures little changed ahead of U.S. GDP data

Fri Sep 26, 2014 7:40am EDT
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Sept 26 - Canadian stock futures were little changed as investors awaited the release of data on U.S. economic growth in the second quarter.

The U.S. Commerce Department is expected to revise its second quarter gross domestic product growth number to an annual rate of 4.6 percent from 4.2 percent reported earlier.

December futures on the S&P TSX index <0#SXF:> were up 0.01 percent at 0730 ET.

No major economic events are scheduled for Friday..

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index dropped 1.5 percent on Thursday, its worst fall in seven-and-a-half months, as negative sentiment for equities and choppy commodity prices dragged down shares of companies in most major sectors.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.13 percent at 0730 ET, S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.06 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.07 percent.

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