CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures indicate higher open

Mon Oct 6, 2014 7:42am EDT
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Oct 6 - Canada's main stock index looked set for a higher start on Monday, indicating Friday's rally on a robust U.S. jobs report could continue as investors feel more confident about global growth prospects.

December futures on the S&P TSX index <0#SXF:> were up 0.21 percent at 0730 ET.

Ivey PMI data for September is due at 1000 ET.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index advanced on Friday as a bullish U.S. jobs report helped ease concerns about the strength of the economic recovery and drove gains across most major sectors.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.34 percent at 0730 ET, S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.33 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.34 percent.

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