US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St extends rally on China data, Syria option

Last Updated: Tue, Sep 10, 2013 15:20 hrs

NEW YORK, Sept 10 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose at the open on Tuesday, putting the S&P 500 on track for a sixth day of gains, following further upbeat economic data from China and as an alternative solution emerged to a possible Western military strike against Syria.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 69.07 points or 0.46 percent, to 15,132.19, the S&P 500 gained 7.56 points or 0.45 percent, to 1,679.27 and the Nasdaq Composite added 18.08 points or 0.49 percent, to 3,724.263.

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