US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St open higher as Irma, N.Korea fears ebb

Last Updated: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 19:20 hrs

Sept 11 (Reuters) - Wall Street opened sharply higher on Monday on relief that Irma weakened to a tropical storm and North Korea did not conduct a nuclear test over the weekend as feared.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 157.28 points, or 0.72 percent, to 21,955.07. The S&P 500 gained 15.36 points, or 0.62 percent, to 2,476.79. The Nasdaq Composite added 53.37 points, or 0.84 percent, to 6,413.56. (Reporting by Tanya Agrawal; Editing by Savio D'Souza)

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