US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher; GDP tops estimate

martes 22 de diciembre de 2015 10:33 GYT

Dec 22 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Tuesday as third-quarter GDP growth was above expectations and crude oil prices edged up from multi-year lows.

At 9:30 a.m. ET the Dow Jones industrial average was up 51.67 points, or 0.3 percent, at 17,303.29, the S&P 500 was up 7.13 points, or 0.35 percent, at 2,028.28 and the Nasdaq Composite index was up 20.31 points, or 0.41 percent, at 4,989.23. (Reporting By Arathy S Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)