Monday, March 31 15:02:52
U.S. stocks opened higher today, putting the S and P 500 on track for a second straight advance, ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 104.55 points, or 0.64 percent, at 16,427.61.
The Standard and Poor's 500 Index was up 12.22 points, or 0.66 percent, at 1,869.84. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 37.38 points, or 0.90 percent, at 4,193.14.