CANADA STOCKS-Futures slightly higher ahead of GDP data
May 31 (Reuters) - Canada stock futures inched higher on Tuesday ahead of data that is expected to show economic growth likely picked in the first quarter after a weak fourth quarter.
Canada's gross domestic product is expected to have picked up to a 2.9 percent annualized rate in the first quarter. The data is due at 08:30 a.m. ET.
June futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.07 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.
Canada's main stock index edged lower on Monday as energy stocks retreated ahead of a meeting of oil producers later in the week, while mining stocks and financials also fell in a low-volume session.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.12 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.05 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.10 percent.
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