REFILE-US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower as investors await Yellen

jueves 25 de agosto de 2016 09:35 GYT

(Corrects to add dropped word "lower" in headline)

Aug 25 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday as investors nervously awaited Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's take on interest rate hikes.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 26.6 points, or 0.14 percent, at 18,454.88.

The S&P 500 was down 3.96 points, or 0.18 percent, at 2,171.48.

The Nasdaq Composite was down 11.85 points, or 0.23 percent, at 5,205.84. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Savio D'Souza)