Wall Street opens higher as tech, healthcare stocks gain


(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes opened higher on Friday, lifted by technology and healthcare stocks, with investors assessing the turmoil in the Trump administration and impact of U.S. tariffs on global economy. Traders work on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., March 14, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew KellyThe Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 16.59 points, or 0.07 percent, to 24,890.25. The S&P 500 .SPX gained 6.18 points, or 0.224946 percent, to 2,753.51. The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 20.81 points, or 0.28 percent, to 7,502.55. Reporting by Sruthi Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur
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