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Wall Street hits record opening high on tech boost
(Reuters) - Wall Street’s main indexes opened at record levels on Friday, powered by technology stocks, but data showing slower-than-expected domestic job growth in December kept further gains in check.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 20.62 points, or 0.07%, at the open to 28,977.52. The S&P 500 .SPX opened higher by 7.11 points, or 0.22%, at 3,281.81, while the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC gained 29.52 points, or 0.32%, to 9,232.95 at the opening bell.
Reporting by Medha Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel