Stocks opened mostly higher Monday as investors awaited a meeting of Federal Reserve policy makers later this week and kept an eye on developments surrounding U.S.-China trade talks. The S&P 500
was up 0.1% at 2,824.49, while the Nasdaq Composite
rose 0.1% to 7,693.49. The Dow Jones Industrial Average edged lower in early action, however, off 30.69 points, or 0.1%, at 25,818.18, weighed down again by a fall for Boeing Co.
shares after The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday that federal prosecutors and Transportation Department officials were scrutinizing the development of the company’s 737 Max aircraft. Boeing shares were down 2.7%.
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