US stock indexes kicked off the month on a strong note, with the Dow opening at a record high on Tuesday, driven by a strong earnings season. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 92.69 points, or 0.42 per cent, to 21,983.81. The S&P 500 gained 7.68 points, or 0.31 per cent, to 2,477.98. The Nasdaq Composite added 24.83 points, or 0.39 per cent, to 6,372.95.
Dow jumps to record high on strong earnings season
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 92.69 points, or 0.42%, to 21,983.81
Reuters Last Updated at August 1, 2017 23:05 IST