CANADA STOCKS-Futures point to higher opening
August 24 (Reuters) - Stock futures indicated a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Wednesday, a day after the index hit a one-week high.
September futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.10 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.
The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index edged up to a one-week high on Tuesday as better-than-expected earnings for Bank of Montreal supported bank stocks, offsetting losses for the materials group.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.01 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET. S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.03 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.04 percent.
Royal Bank of Canada on Wednesday reported third-quarter results that beat market expectations, with funds set aside to cover bad loans falling thanks to higher oil prices. Continued...