Wall Street opens higher as trade war tensions ease

(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes rose on Tuesday, extending their rally from the previous session as fears of a possible trade war between the United States and China eased.

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 26, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 46.77 points, or 0.19 percent, to 24,249.37. The S&P 500 .SPX gained 5.02 points, or 0.188825 percent, to 2,663.57. The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC rose 0.47 percent to 7254.35.

Reporting by Sruthi Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D’Silva

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