U.S. stock benchmarks opened higher on Friday, climbing into the final trading session of the month of March and first quarter.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened 0.5% higher at 25,857, while the S&P 500 rose 0.5% to 2,831. The Nasdaq Composite which will welcome the IPO of ride-sharing service Lyft later, opened 0.7% higher at 7,723. In the year-to-date, the Dow has climbed 10.9%, while the S&P and Nasdaq are up 12.9% and 16.4%, respectively, according to FactSet.
Source : MarketWatch