US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher as trade war tensions ease

March 27 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes rose on Tuesday, extending their rally from the previous session as fears of a possible trade war between the United States and China eased.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 46.77 points, or 0.19 percent, to 24,249.37. The S&P 500 gained 5.02 points, or 0.188825 percent, to 2,663.57. The Nasdaq Composite rose 0.47 percent to 7254.35.

(Reporting by Sruthi Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)