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Market Cap £185.8m
Enterprise Value £205.5m
Revenue £90.2m
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CANADA STOCKS-Futures flat as global uncertainties weigh

Tue 26th September, 2017 12:39pm
Sept 26 (Reuters) - Futures for Canada's main stock index 
were flat on Tuesday, but stayed near three-month highs, with 
investors cautious as the list of global uncertainties grows. 
    The list included a new low in U.S.-North Korean relations, 
a jolt to the right in German politics, rising oil prices, 
falling tech stocks and the prospect of signals later from the 
ECB and Federal Reserve on their next moves.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL8N1M71UF 
    Fed Chair Janet Yellen will speak on "inflation, 
uncertainty, and monetary policy at 12:45 p.m. ET (1645 GMT), 
with investors parsing her words for clues on then the central 
bank will raise interest rates. 
    December futures on the S&P TSX index  SXFc1  were up 0.01 
percent at 7:15 a.m. ET. 
    Canada's main stock index rose to a four-month high on 
Monday as higher oil prices boosted energy shares, while the 
heavyweight financials group also gained, offsetting declines 
for industrial and information technology names.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL2N1M61UB 
    Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures  1YMc1  were 
down 0.03 percent at 7:15 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures 
 ESc1  were down 0.07 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures 
 NQc1  were up 0.14 percent.  .N  
     
 (Morning News Call newsletter http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Morning_News_Call/MNC_US.pdf 
 ; The Day Ahead newsletter http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/The_Day_Ahead/TDA_NAM.pdf) 
     
    TOP STORIES  TOP/CAN  
    A tennis ball-sized rough diamond unearthed nearly two years 
ago by Canada's Lucara Diamond Corp  LUC.TO  has been sold for 
$53 million, the Vancouver-based company said on Monday. 
 urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL2N1M61Y9 
         
    ANALYST RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS  RCH/CA  
    Cenovus Energy Inc  CVE.TO : Canaccord Genuity raises target 
price to C$15 from C$14.50  
    Ecobalt Solutions Inc  ECS.TO : Eight Capital raises target 
price to C$2.20 from C$1.45 
     
    COMMODITIES AT 7:15 a.m. ET  COM/WRAP  
    Gold futures  GCc1 : $1303.7; -0.24 percent  GOL/  
    US crude  CLc1 : $52.12; -0.19 percent  O/R  
    Brent crude  LCOc1 : $58.75; -0.46 percent  O/R  
    LME 3-month copper  CMCU3 : $6486.5; -0.57 percent  MET/L  
 
     
    U.S. ECONOMIC DATA DUE ON TUESDAY 
    0900 CaseShiller 20 mm SA for July: Expected 0.2 pct; Prior 
0.1 pct 
    0900 CaseShiller 20 mm NSA for July: Expected 0.7 pct; Prior 
0.7 pct 
    0900 CaseShiller 20 yy for July: Expected 5.8 pct; Prior 5.7 
pct 
    1000 Consumer Confidence for Sep: Expected 120.0; Prior 
122.9 
    1000 New home sales-units for Aug: Expected 0.588 mln; Prior 
0.571 mln 
    1000 New home sales change mm for Aug: Expected 3.3 pct; 
Prior -9.4 pct 
    1000 Rich Fed Composite Index for Sep: Prior 14 
    1000 Rich Fed, Services Index for Sep: Prior 22 
    1000 Rich Fed Manufacturing Shipments for Sep: Prior 8 
    1030 Texas Service Sector Outlook for Sep: Prior 15.1 
    1030 Dallas Fed Services Revenues for Sep: Prior 14.2 
     
    FOR CANADIAN MARKETS NEWS, CLICK ON CODES: 
    TSX market report  .TO  
    Canadian dollar and bonds report  CAD/   CA/  
    Reuters global stocks poll for Canada  EQUITYPOLL1  
 EPOLL/CA  
    Canadian markets directory  CANADA  
  ($1 = C$1.24) 
 
 (Reporting by Pathikrit Bandyopadhyay in Bengaluru; Editing by 
Savio D'Souza) 
 ((Reuters Messaging: 
pathikrit.bandyopadhyay@.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net; phone 
+1 651 848 5900 or +91 80 6749 1060)) 
 
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