April 25 (Reuters) - Futures for Canada’s main stock index edged lower on Thursday after world equity markets slipped amid global growth worries.
June futures on the S&P/TSX index were down 0.06 percent at 7:00 a.m. ET.
The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX fell 82.88 points, or 0.50 percent, to 16,586.52 on Wednesday.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.46 percent at 7:00 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.01 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.21 percent.
Bombardier cut its full-year profit and revenue forecast, as delays in some large projects hit its dominant transportation unit that makes rail cars.
ANALYST RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS
Cenovus Energy Inc: JP Morgan raises target price to C$16 from C$15
Hydro One Ltd: Credit Suisse raises price target to C$20 from C$19
TFI International Inc: CIBC raises price target to C$47 from C$44
COMMODITIES AT 7:00 a.m. ET
Gold futures: $1275.5; -0.09 percent
US crude: $66.08; +0.29 percent
Brent crude: $75.18; +0.82 percent
U.S. ECONOMIC DATA DUE ON THURSDAY
0830 Durable goods for March: Expected 0.8 pct; Prior -1.6 pct
0830 Durables ex-transport for March: Expected 0.2 pct; Prior -0.1 pct
0830 Durables ex-defense mm for March: Prior -1.9 pct
0830 Nondefense cap ex-air for March: Expected 0.1 pct; Prior -0.1 pct
0830 Initial jobless claims: Expected 200,000; Prior 192,000
0830 Jobless claims 4-week average: Prior 201,250
0830 Continued jobless claims: Expected 1.699 mln; Prior 1.653 mln
1100 KC Fed Manufacturing for April: Prior 17
1100 KC Fed Composite Index for April: Prior 10
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