US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher after GDP data

NEW YORK, Aug 27 (BestGrowthStock) – Wall Street opened higher on
Friday after a better-than-expected reading on second-quarter
economic growth cheered investors ahead of a speech from
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.

The Dow Jones industrial average (.DJI: ) was up 64.48
points, or 0.65 percent, at 10,050.29. The Standard & Poor’s
500 Index (.SPX: ) was up 6.64 points, or 0.63 percent, at
1,053.86. The Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC: ) was up 15.59
points, or 0.74 percent, at 2,134.28.
(Reporting by Angela Moon; editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher after GDP data