US stocks opened higher on Friday, led by technology stocks, as a sense of calm prevailed over Wall Street in a week that was dominated by political uncertainty surrounding Donald Trump's presidency. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 34.11 points, or 0.17 per cent, at 20,697.13, the S&P 500 was up 6.46 points, or 0.273067 per cent, at 2,372.18 and the Nasdaq composite was up 19.85 points, or 0.33 per cent, at 6,074.98.
Wall Street opens higher as Donald Trump slump eases
Dow Jones industrial average was up 34.11 points, or 0.17%, at 20,697
Reuters Last Updated at May 19, 2017 19:30 IST