U.S. Stocks Open Slightly Higher Amid Deals, Earnings

By Anora MahmudovaMarketWatch Pulse

U.S. stocks opened slightly higher on Monday as investors weighed mixed earnings reports and deal news, while awaiting data. The S&P 500 opened 2 points, or 0.1%, higher at 2,081. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was flat 17,659 at the open. The Nasdaq Composite began the day up 10 points, or 0.2%, at 5,065.

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