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US: Stocks open higher

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Most US stocks opened higher as the American economy cooled less-than-expected in the first quarter. PHOTO:AFP

[NEW YORK] Most US stocks opened higher as the American economy cooled less-than-expected in the first quarter.

The S&P 500 Index rose 0.2 per cent as of 9.35 am New York time, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average was little changed and the Nasdaq Composite Index increased 0.8 per cent.

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