Dow Jumps 200 in Opening Minutes
Jul. 17, 2002
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NEW YORK (AP) _ Could it be? A rally on Wall Street? After seven straight losing sessions in which the Dow Jones industrial average lost more than 900 points, the Dow is up more than 200 in the opening minutes of trading today. Just after 9:30 a.m. EDT, the Dow has gained 209.41 to 8,682.52. The Nasdaq Composite Index is up 42.22 to 1,417.48.