NEW YORK – Stocks are opening slightly higher, led by gains in the energy sector as the price of oil moves higher.
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The Dow Jones industrial average edged up 14 points, less than 0.1 percent, to 18,074 as of 9:35 am. Monday.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose a point to 2,104. The Nasdaq composite increased 17 points, or 0.4 percent, to 5,013.
The market is coming off a second weekly gain in a row. It hasn't had a three-week winning streak since late February.
The price of oil rose $1.12 to $52.84 a barrel in New York.
Bond prices didn't move much. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note held steady at 1.95 percent.