US STOCKS-Wall St rebounds on hopes of Greece deal

martes 30 de junio de 2015 09:57 GYT

* June consumer confidence data expected to rise

* U.S. home prices rise slower than expected in April

* Greece PM in last-minute talks with ECB

* Indexes up: Dow 0.43 pct, S&P 0.53 pct, Nasdaq 0.63 pct (Updates to open)

By Sweta Singh

June 30 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Tuesday, rebounding sharply from Monday's losses, as investors hoped Greece would strike a last-minute deal to avoid an exit from the euro zone.

Greece is hours away from defaulting on a 1.6 billion euro repayment to the International Monetary Fund.

The European Commission made its final push to try to persuade Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to accept a bailout deal he has rejected before.

"We are looking at some sort of a bounce from yesterday's sharp decline," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at Rockwell Global Capital in New York.   Continuación...