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Wall Street rises at open after Walmart, Home Depot results

Wall Street’s main indexes opened slightly higher on Tuesday (May 18) after better-than-expected results from Walmart and Home Depot underscored strength in consumer demand against the backdrop of rising prices.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 23.4 points, or 0.07%, at the open to 34351.18.

The S&P 500 rose 2.6 points, or 0.06%, at the open to 4165.94​, while the Nasdaq Composite rose 37.8 points, or 0.28%, to 13416.896 at the opening bell.

(Production: Hyeongmi Kim, Aleksandra Michalska)

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