U.S. Stocks Open Higher As Oil Rebounds

By Markets MarketWatch Pulse

U.S. stocks opened with solid gains on Tuesday, as a rebound in oil prices helped push energy shares higher. The S&P 500 opened 13 points, or 0.7%, higher at 1,936. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 105 points, or 0.6%, to 16,498. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq Composite began the day up 44 points, or 1%, at 4,682, trying to snap an eighth-day slump.

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