CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to open lower as oil prices slip
April 5 (Reuters) - Canadian stock futures inched lower on Tuesday as oil prices slipped to a one-month low, following a surprise fall in gasoline demand in the United States and scepticism over a potential deal to freeze output.
June futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.85 percent at 7:30 a.m. ET.
Trade balance, exports and imports data are due at 8:30 a.m. ET
Canada's main stock index fell on Monday as lower commodity prices weighed on mining and energy stocks, while financial sector stocks also lost ground.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.58 percent at 7:30 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.68 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.55 percent.
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