Pepsi, oil stocks lift Wall Street at open

(Reuters) – Wall Street opened higher on Tuesday, boosted by PepsiCo’s strong quarterly results and gains in energy shares.

FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., July 6, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 30.38 points, or 0.12 percent, at the open to 24,806.97. The S&P 500 opened higher by 4.39 points, or 0.16 percent, at 2,788.56. The Nasdaq Composite gained 14.43 points, or 0.19 percent, to 7,770.63 at the opening bell.

Reporting by Amy Caren Daniel in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D’Silva

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