US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher after payrolls report

viernes 5 de diciembre de 2014 10:42 GYT

NEW YORK Dec 5 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose at the open on Friday after November payrolls came in much stronger than anticipated as financials rose on heightened expectations a rate hike from the Federal Reserve may come sooner than previously thought.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 33.2 points, or 0.19 percent, to 17,933.3, the S&P 500 gained 2.77 points, or 0.13 percent, to 2,074.69 and the Nasdaq Composite added 9.18 points, or 0.19 percent, to 4,778.61. (Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Bernadette Baum)