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Lower opening of Canadian stocks as oil and gold prices fall

Lower opening of Canadian stocks as oil and gold prices fall

OTTAWA: Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada’s main stock index as oil, gold and other metal prices fall and downbeat Chinese and European data weigh on investor sentiment.
December futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.22 percent.
Canada’s main stock index dropped on Friday as a 10.5 percent fall in the price of U.S. crude dragged down oil and gas shares, while weaker bullion prices sent shares of gold miners tumbling.
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.3 percent at 7:36 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.38 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.19 percent.