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Wall St edges up as Spain, Greece in focus

Dow Jones gained 30 points to 12,441

Reuters  |  New York 

U.S. stocks opened slightly higher on Tuesday as investors continued to scrutinize a bailout plan for Spanish banks and prepare for critical weekend elections in Greece.

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 29.90 points, or 0.24 percent, to 12,441.13. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index gained 3.15 points, or 0.24 percent, to 1,312.08. The Nasdaq Composite Index gained 11.66 points, or 0.41 percent, to 2,821.39.

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First Published: Tue, June 12 2012. 19:07 IST