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S&P 500, Dow extend longest losing spree in a year
(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and the Dow opened lower on Friday, extending their longest losing spree in a year as fears about the outlook for the economy in a future still dominated by the coronavirus weighed on investor sentiment.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 120.93 points, or 0.45%, at the open to 26,694.51, while the S&P 500 opened lower by 9.93 points, or 0.31%, at 3,236.66.
The Nasdaq Composite gained 8.19 points, or 0.08%, to 10,680.46 at the opening bell.
Reporting by Devik Jain in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur