Stocks attempt bounce after Nasdaq-led tumble

27 April 2022

Stocks opened higher Wednesday, attempting a bounce a day after a 4% slide for the Nasdaq Composite saw the tech-heavy index post its lowest finish since December 2020. The Dow DJIA, +0.36% rose 130 points, or 0.4%, while the S&P 500 SPX, +0.53% gained 0.5% and the Nasdaq COMP, +0.96% advanced 0.8%.