Wall Street opens higher geared by positive inflation data

Wall Street’s main indexes opened higher on Friday. The strong opening could be attributed to data that showed consumer prices rose largely in line with estimates last month.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 75.86 points, or 0.21%, at the open to 35,830.55.

The S&P 500 opened higher by 20.19 points, or 0.43%, at 4,687.64 while the Nasdaq Composite gained 112.22 points, or 0.72%, to 15,629.59 at the opening bell.