Wall Street opens lower as tech stocks weigh

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(Reuters) – U.S. stocks opened slightly lower on Friday due to losses in technology stocks including Applied Materials (NASDAQ:) and Alphabet (NASDAQ:), while investors kept a close watch on U.S.-China trade talks.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average () fell 6.26 points, or 0.03 percent, at the open to 24,707.72. The S&P 500 () opened lower by 2.78 points, or 0.10 percent, at 2,717.35. The Nasdaq Composite () dropped 18.14 points, or 0.25 percent, to 7,364.34 at the opening bell.

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