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US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St drops at open on virus fears, higher jobless claims

Nov 19 (Reuters) - Wall Street’s main indexes opened lower on Thursday as surging COVID-19 cases and an unexpected rise in weekly jobless claims raised fears of stalling growth in the world’s largest economy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 67.50 points, or 0.23%, at the open to 29,370.92.

The S&P 500 opened lower by 8.38 points, or 0.23%, at 3,559.41, while the Nasdaq Composite dropped 22.57 points, or 0.19%, to 11,779.04 at the opening bell. (Reporting by Shivani Kumaresan in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)

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