Wall Street opens flat, indexes near record highs | Reuters - Firstpost

Wall Street opens flat, indexes near record highs | Reuters


U.S. stocks opened little changed on Friday, with all three major indexes near record highs, a day after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sent a strong signal that interest rates would be increased next month.The Dow Jones industrial average rose 4.11 points, or 0.02 percent, to 18,907.93, the S&P 500 gained 0.77 points, or 0.04 percent, to 2,187.89 and the Nasdaq Composite index added 6.78 points, or 0.13 percent, to 5,340.75.

(Reporting by Tanya Agrawal; Editing by Saumyadeb Chakrabarty)

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First Published On : Nov 18, 2016 20:04 IST

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