S&P, Dow open higher after two sessions of losses


(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Dow industrials opened higher on Thursday after two days of losses as bond yields eased off four-year highs and traders took stock of the Federal Reserve’s views on inflation. The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 101.75 points, or 0.41 percent, to 24,899.53. The S&P 500 .SPX gained 11.77 points, or 0.435711 percent, to 2,713.1. The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 36.10 points, or 0.5 percent, to 7,254.33. Reporting by Sruthi Shankar in BengaluruOur Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
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