Wall Street opened higher on Monday after US Congress negotiators averted a government shutdown later this week by hammering out a federal funding deal late on Sunday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 20.36 points, or 0.1 percent, to 20,960.87, while the S&P 500 gained 4.53 points, or 0.19 percent, to 2,388.73. The Nasdaq Composite added 18.83 points, or 0.31 percent, to 6,066.44.
Wall Street opens higher as govt shutdown averted
The Nasdaq Composite added 18.83 points, or 0.31% to 6,066.44
Reuters Last Updated at May 1, 2017 20:14 IST