U.S. Stocks Open Higher Amid Flurry Of Data

By Anora MahmudovaMarketWatch Pulse

U.S. stocks opened slightly higher on Tuesday as investors brace for economic reports that could determine the path of monetary policy. The S&P 500 opened 10 points, or 0.5% higher, at 2,090. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 68 points, or 0.4%, to 17,789 at the open. The Nasdaq Composite began the day up 18 points, or 0.4%, at 5,126.

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