July 18 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday as shares of streaming pioneer Netflix tumbled, kicking off earnings for the FAANG group of stocks on a sour note.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 27.87 points, or 0.10%, at the open to 27,191.98.
The S&P 500 opened lower by 5.55 points, or 0.19%, at 2,978.87. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 33.44 points, or 0.41%, to 8,151.76 at the opening bell. (Reporting by Amy Caren Daniel in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)