Wall Street opens higher on upbeat trade move

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday as China's move to ease tensions with the United States assuaged some concerns about the ongoing trade war between the world's two largest economies.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average <.DJI> rose 18.62 points, or 0.07%, at the open to 26,928.05.

The S&P 500 <.SPX> opened higher by 2.02 points, or 0.07%, at 2,981.41. The Nasdaq Composite <.IXIC> gained 7.53 points, or 0.09%, to 8,091.68 at the opening bell.

(Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)

09/11/2019 13:35

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