REUTERS: U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday as China's move to ease tensions with the United States assuaged some concerns about the ongoing trade war between the world's two largest economies.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 18.62 points, or 0.07per cent, at the open to 26,928.05.
The S&P 500 opened higher by 2.02 points, or 0.07per cent, at 2,981.41. The Nasdaq Composite gained 7.53 points, or 0.09per cent, to 8,091.68 at the opening bell.
(Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)