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Upbeat earnings, recovery optimism lift Wall Street at open

Wall Street’s main indexes opened higher on Wednesday (July 21) as upbeat quarterly results from companies including Johnson & Johnson and Coca-Cola reignited optimism about the health of corporate America.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 45.0 points, or 0.13%, at the open to 34556.96.

The S&P 500 rose 8.1 points, or 0.19%, at the open to 4331.13​, while the Nasdaq Composite rose 9.9 points, or 0.07%, to 14508.747 at the opening bell.

(Production: Aleksandra Michalska)


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