(Reuters) - Futures for Canada’s main stock index edged up on Thursday, as oil prices steadied after the first round of U.S. sanctions against Iran came into effect.
September futures on the S&P/TSX index SXFc1 were up 0.05 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.
Housing starts data for July is due at 8:15 a.m. ET.
Canada’s main stock index edged up on Wednesday.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures 1YMc1 were down 0.01 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures ESc1 were up 0.05 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures NQc1 were up 0.03 percent.
Reporting by Priyanka Das in Bengaluru