US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St inches up at open; housing data due

miércoles 24 de septiembre de 2014 09:32 GYT

NEW YORK, Sept 24 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged higher at the open on Wednesday on the heels of a three-session streak of declines, ahead of data on the housing market.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 16.98 points, or 0.1 percent, to 17,072.85, the S&P 500 gained 1.23 points, or 0.06 percent, to 1,984 and the Nasdaq Composite added 8.83 points, or 0.2 percent, to 4,517.52. (Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Bernadette Baum)