CANADA STOCKS-Futures higher as oil edges up

Stock futures pointed to a higher
opening for Canada’s main stock index on Thursday as oil prices
edged up after two consecutive days of losses.Brent crude prices were up 0.8 percent, after two days of
declines of about 3 percent, with gains capped by returning
supplies from Nigeria and Libya.December futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.18
percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.Canada’s main stock index eked out a small gain on Wednesday
as losses in energy stocks on falling oil prices offset gains
for base metal miners and consumer stocks.Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up
0.34 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET. S&P 500 e-mini futures were
up 0.35 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up
0.33 percent.(Morning News Call newsletter ;
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