(Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada’s main stock index on Tuesday, as oil prices hit a 3-1/2-year high, buoyed by tight supply and looming U.S. sanctions against Iran.
June futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.23 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET.
The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX rose 102.29 points, or 0.64 percent, to 16,085.61. [nL5N1SL7RP]
Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.23 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures fell 0.14 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were 0.2 percent lower. [.N]
Reporting by Benny Thomas in Bengaluru; Editing by Bernard Orr