US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher after Fed hints at slower rate hike

jueves 18 de junio de 2015 09:32 GYT

June 18 (Reuters) - Wall Street opened higher on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve hinted that the pace of a rate increase will be slower than expected.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 37.7 points, or 0.21 percent, to 17,973.44, the S&P 500 gained 5.39 points, or 0.26 percent, to 2,105.83 and the Nasdaq Composite added 18.26 points, or 0.36 percent, to 5,083.14. (Reporting by Kanika Sikka in Bengaluru)