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US: Wall St opens flat after Greek elections


[NEW YORK] US stocks opened flat on Monday after a decisive Greek election victory by the Syriza party spurred concern over fresh instability in the eurozone, though the possibility of Greece leaving the bloc was considered remote.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 12.71 points, or 0.07 per cent, to 17,659.89, the S&P 500 lost 2.23 points, or 0.11 per cent, to 2,049.59 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 7.05 points, or 0.15 per cent, to 4,750.83.