May 15 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened lower on Friday as fears of increased Sino-U.S. trade hostilities added to concerns over a staggered economic recovery from the coronavirus outbreak.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 170.51 points, or 0.72%, at the open to 23,454.83.
The S&P 500 opened lower by 27.40 points, or 0.96%, at 2,825.10. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 103.73 points, or 1.16%, to 8,839.99 at the opening bell. (Reporting by Ambar Warrick in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)