Wall Street opens higher on tech boost; Fed in focus

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Tuesday boosted by technology shares, as investors wait for clues on the Federal Reserve's path for future rate hikes.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average <.DJI> rose 176.15 points, or 0.75 percent, at the open to 23,769.13.

The S&P 500 <.SPX> opened higher by 13.96 points, or 0.55 percent, at 2,559.90. The Nasdaq Composite <.IXIC> gained 56.08 points, or 0.83 percent, to 6,809.82 at the opening bell.

(Reporting by Amy Caren Daniel in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)

12/18/2018 9:37

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