Wall Street opens flat, media stocks in focus

© Reuters. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York

(Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes opened little changed on Wednesday as gains in healthcare stocks offset losses in AT&T (NYSE:), whose $85 billion takeover of Time Warner was approved by a court.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average () rose 7.92 points, or 0.03 percent, at the open to 25,328.65. The S&P 500 () opened higher by 1.09 points, or 0.04 percent, at 2,787.94. The Nasdaq Composite () gained 10.11 points, or 0.13 percent, to 7,713.90 at the opening bell.

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