UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 1

Fri Feb 1, 2013 7:30am GMT

LONDON, Feb. 1 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 6 to 13 points higher, or as much as 0.2 percent higher, according to financial bookmakers, with some investors betting on a better-than-expected U.S. jobs figures and expecting a rise in base metals prices to underpin mining stocks.