(Reuters) – U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday’s opening when a Wall Street rally failed to materialize in the final days of the decade after growing trade optimism and brightening global outlook, pushing the S&P 500 to its best year since 2013 ,
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 47.50 points, or 0.17%, to 28,414.64 in the open, suppressing a tweet from President Donald Trump that a US-China phase 1 agreement will be signed at the White House on January 15.
The S & P 500 opened lower by 6.11 points or 0.19% at 3,215.18. The Nasdaq network fell 27.26 points or 0.30% to 8,918.74 for the opening bell.
(Reporting by Sagarika Jaisinghani in Bengaluru; editing by Maju Samuel)