March 3 U.S. stocks were little changed at the open on Friday as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech, which could give more clarity on the odds of an interest rate hike this month.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 4.41 points, or 0.02 percent, at 21,007.38, the S&P 500 was down 1.89 points, or 0.07 percent, at 2,380.03 and the Nasdaq composite was down 6.93 points, or 0.12 percent, at 5,854.29.
(Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)
BRIEF-India cenbank sets cut-off rate of 6.24 percent at 7-day variable rate reverse repo auction
* India central bank sets cut-off rate of 6.24 percent at 7-day variable rate reverse repo auction