March 17 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index futures were higher on Tuesday after it ended in red in the previous session.
March futures on the S&P/TSX index were up 2.49% at 7:00 a.m. ET.
Canada’s manufacturing sales data is due at 08:30 a.m. ET
The Toronto Stock Exchange’s TSX ended 9.89% lower at 12,360.40 on Monday.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 2.04% at 7:00 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 2.33% and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 2.72%.
ANALYST RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS
Air Canada: Canaccord Genuity cuts price target to C$30 from C$40
Dundee Precious Metals: Scotiabank ups rating to sector outperform from sector perform
Green Organic Dutchman Holdings: Jefferies cuts rating to underperform from buy
COMMODITIES AT 7:00 a.m. ET
Gold futures: $1472.7; -0.93%
US crude: $29.37; +2.33%
Brent crude: $30.22; +0.57%
U.S. ECONOMIC DATA DUE ON TUESDAY
0830 Retail sales ex-autos mm for Feb: Expected 0.2%; Prior 0.3%
0830 Retail sales mm for Feb: Expected 0.2%; Prior 0.3%
0830 Retail ex gas/autos for Feb: Prior 0.4%
0830 Retail control for Feb: Expected 0.4%; Prior 0.0%
0830 (approx.) Retail sales YoY for Feb: Prior 4.38%
0915 Industrial production mm for Feb: Expected 0.4%; Prior -0.3%
0915 Capacity utilization SA for Feb: Expected 77.1%; Prior 76.8%
0915 Manufacturing output mm for Feb: Expected 0.3%; Prior -0.1%
0915 (approx.) Industrial production YoY for Feb: Prior -0.83%
1000 Business inventories mm for Jan: Expected -0.1%; Prior 0.1%
1000 Retail inventories ex-auto revenue for Jan: Prior 0.3%
1000 JOLTS job openings for Jan: Expected 6.476 mln; Prior 6.423 mln
1100 NAHB Housing Market Index for Mar: Expected 73; Prior 74
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