US STOCKS-Tech stocks, Deutsche Bank lift Wall Street

martes 4 de octubre de 2016 10:03 GYT

* U.S. shares of Deutsche Bank up 2.2 pct

* Darden up as 1st-qtr sales rise

* Indexes up: Dow 0.21 pct, S&P 0.13 pct, Nasdaq 0.34 pct (Updates to open)

By Yashaswini Swamynathan

Oct 4 (Reuters) - Wall Street edged higher on Tuesday morning, helped by a rise in technology stocks and a rebound in Deutsche Bank.

The S&P 500 technology index rose 0.43 percent, boosted by a 1.2 percent rise in Apple and a 0.6 percent rise in Google parent Alphabet.

The benchmark S&P 500 index has been swinging between gains and losses in the past few days as investors await the upcoming corporate earnings season and the outcome of a tight race for the White House.

Deutsche Bank shares rose 2.2 percent after major clients and rivals extended support to the bank, which is negotiating with U.S. authorities over a multi-billion dollar penalty.

The German lender's U.S.-listed stock was also up 2.2 percent.   Continuación...