CANADA STOCKS-Futures trade higher, focus on earnings

Thu Jul 24, 2014 7:31am EDT
 
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July 24 (Reuters) - Futures pointed to a slightly higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Thursday as the corporate reporting season picks up.

June futures on the S&P TSX index <0#SXF:> were up 0.07 percent at 0730 ET.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index rose on Wednesday, with Talisman Energy Inc soaring on an approach from Spain's Repsol about a possible deal.

No major economic events are scheduled.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.19 percent at 0730 ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.20 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.33 percent.

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