US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St up as weak GDP raises hope of slower rate hikes

viernes 29 de enero de 2016 10:34 GYT

Jan 29 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday after weak GDP data raised expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve would go slow on future interest rate hikes.

The Dow Jones industrial average was up 51.23 points, or 0.32 percent, to 16,120.87; the S&P 500 rose 4.72 points, or 0.25 percent, to 1,898.08; and the Nasdaq Composite index gained 5.49 points, or 0.12 percent, to 4,512.17. (Reporting by Alan John Koshy in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)