US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens flat; Fed minutes awaited

miércoles 17 de agosto de 2016 09:32 GYT

Aug 17 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened little changed on Wednesday as investors held off from making big bets ahead of the release of the minutes of the Federal Reserve's July policy meeting.

The Dow Jones industrial average was down 9.96 points, or 0.05 percent, at 18,542.06, the S&P 500 was down 0.43 points, or 0.02 percent, at 2,177.72 and the Nasdaq Composite index was up 1.51 points, or 0.03 percent, at 5,228.62. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Saumyadeb Chakrabarty)