US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P 500 ekes out gain as earnings worries loom

NEW YORK, July 9 (Reuters) - The S&P 500 ended slightly higher on Tuesday as gains in tech-related shares offset fresh worries about the impact of the U.S.-China trade dispute on earnings.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 22.38 points, or 0.08%, to 26,783.76, the S&P 500 gained 3.67 points, or 0.12%, to 2,979.62 and the Nasdaq Composite added 43.35 points, or 0.54%, to 8,141.73. (Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch Editing by James Dalgleish)