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Wall St opens higher after data signals improving labor market

Wall Street’s main indexes opened higher on Thursday (May 20) after weekly jobless claims hit their lowest level since the start of a pandemic-led recession.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 10.3 points, or 0.03%, at the open to 33906.3. The S&P 500 rose 6.3 points, or 0.15%, at the open to 4121.97​, while the Nasdaq Composite rose 56.9 points, or 0.43%, to 13356.629 at the opening bell.

(Production: Hyeongmi Kim, Aleksandra Michalska)

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