(Corrects headline to add dropped word “futures”)
Jan 21 (Reuters) - Futures for Canada’s main stock index were lower on Tuesday, as rising worries about a new virus in China prompted a flight to safe-haven assets and oil prices fell on easing supply concerns.
March futures on the S&P/TSX index were down 0.22% at 7:00 a.m. ET.
Manufacturing sales data for November is due at 08:30 a.m. ET
The Toronto Stock Exchange’s TSX closed up 0.36% at 17,597.39 on Monday.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.16% at 7:00 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.28% and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.39%.
ANALYST RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS
Boyd Group Services Inc : National Bank of Canada raises target price to C$240 from C$205
Enerplus Corp : National Bank of Canada cuts target price to C$13.50 from C$15
COMMODITIES AT 7:00 a.m. ET
Gold futures: $1,557.1; -0.21%
US crude: $57.74; -1.37%
Brent crude: $64.1; -1.69%
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Reporting by Priyanka Das in Bengaluru; Editing by Aditya Soni
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