US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens up on Bernanke comments

NEW YORK, Oct 15 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S. stocks (Read more about the stock market today. ) opened higher on
Friday after a speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben
Bernanke pointed to another round of monetary easing from the
central bank.

The Dow Jones industrial average (.DJI: ) was up 33.07
points, or 0.30 percent, at 11,127.64. The Standard & Poor’s
500 Index (.SPX: ) rose 6.45 points, or 0.55 percent, at
1,180.26. The Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC: ) gained 25.62
points, or 1.05 percent, at 2,461.00.
(Reporting by Angela Moon; editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens up on Bernanke comments