US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens higher on strong jobs data

(Reuters) – Wall Street’s three main indexes opened higher on Monday led by gains in Microsoft and Apple as well as Friday’s robust jobs data which continued to boost investor optimism on strength in the U.S. economy.

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 29, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 92.34 points, or 0.37 percent, at the open to 24,727.55.

The S&P 500 .SPX opened higher by 7.05 points, or 0.26 percent, at 2,741.67. The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC gained 15.75 points, or 0.21 percent, to 7,570.08 at the opening bell.

Reporting by Medha Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta

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