CANADA STOCKS-Futures flat ahead of BoC rate decision

Wed Sep 7, 2016 7:24am EDT
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Sept 7 (Reuters) - Canadian stock futures were little changed on Wednesday ahead of the Bank of Canada's interest rate decision.

September futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.02 percent at 7:10 a.m. ET.

Bank of Canada is scheduled to announce its interest rate decision at 10:00 a.m. ET. Investors expect the central bank to leave the key rate unchanged at 0.50 percent.

Canada's benchmark stock index edged higher on Tuesday as higher gold prices supported mining stocks, while news of an acquisition boosted shares of Enbridge Inc, the country's largest pipeline company.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.05 percent at 7:10 a.m. ET. S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.09 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.07 percent.

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