Aug 18 (Reuters) - The Nasdaq opened at a record high on Tuesday, while the S&P 500 came within a whisker of its all-time high, lifted by gains in Amazon.com and technology stocks.
The Nasdaq Composite gained 41.03 points, or 0.37%, to 11,170.75 at the opening bell. The S&P 500 opened higher by 5.05 points, or 0.15%, at 3,387.04.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 8.57 points, or 0.03%, at the open to 27,853.48. (Reporting by Medha Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D’Silva)
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