Wall Street jumps at open on upbeat corporate earnings

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 223.39 points, or 0.93 percent, at the open to 24,357.17.

April 28, 2020 / 07:38 PM IST

US stock markets jumped at the open on Tuesday on another round of upbeat quarterly earnings reports, even as investors braced for a likely slide in consumer confidence data later in the day.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 223.39 points, or 0.93 percent, at the open to 24,357.17.

The S&P 500 opened higher by 31.48 points, or 1.09 percent, at 2,909.96, while the Nasdaq Composite gained 95.52 points, also 1.09 percent, to 8,825.69 at the opening bell.

 
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