(Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada’s main stock index on Wednesday after oil prices rose to near $40 per barrel as a weaker dollar spurred interest in riskier assets.
June futures on the S&P TSX index SXFc1 were up 0.77 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.
No major economic events are scheduled for the day. ECONCA
Canada’s main stock index rose on Tuesday, reversing earlier losses as dovish comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen helped support gold mining stocks.
Reporting by Riniki Sanyal in Bengaluru
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