NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: US stocks open with modest losses
NEW YORK— The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are opening modestly lower on Wall Street following volatile trading in Asia and Europe.
U.S. markets are coming off their steepest losses in eight months. A report showing only a modest pickup in consumer prices seemed to calm investors just before the open.
Tech stocks, hit hard Wednesday, fell slightly in early trading.