Nasdaq Jumps 1 Percent at Open on Alphabet, AMD Results

By Reuters
Reuters
Reuters
February 2, 2022 Updated: February 2, 2022

The Nasdaq opened higher on Wednesday, extending gains for the fourth straight session after a turbulent start to the year, as Google-parent Alphabet and chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices’ stocks surged following strong quarterly results.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 27.0 points, or 0.08 percent, at the open to 35378.19.

The S&P 500 rose 19.9 points, or 0.44 percent, at the open to 4566.39​, while the Nasdaq Composite rose 148.5 points, or 1.03 percent, to 14494.472 at the opening bell.

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