CANADA STOCKS-Futures point to slightly higher open

Mon Jul 18, 2016 7:50am EDT
 
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July 18 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index futures were modestly up on Monday as investor jitters calmed following a failed coup attempt in Turkey.

September futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.1 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.

Data on foreign investment in Canadian securities and Canadian investment in foreign securities due at 8:30 a.m. ET.

Canada's main stock index slipped on Friday, as a range of miners, energy producers, telecom and consumer stocks weighed, offsetting gains for its heavyweight bank stocks.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.14 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.2 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.11 percent.

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