April 5 (Reuters) – Stock futures for Canada’s main stock index were flat on Friday, ahead of keenly awaited employment reports from the United States and Canada.

June futures on the S&P/TSX index were up 0.05 percent at 7:00 a.m. ET.

Statistics Canada is scheduled to report jobs data at 8:30 a.m. ET.

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX rose 31.75 points, or 0.20 percent, to 16,311.61 on Thursday.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were up 0.11 percent at 7:00 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were up 0.13 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were up 0.19 percent.


Canadian media company Corus Entertainment Inc beat analysts’ estimates for quarterly profit on Friday, driven by a jump in television advertising revenue.