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US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens lower as U.S.-China trade optimism fades

Sept 23 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday as investors fretted over progress in Sino-U.S. trade talks and waited for a slew of reports to gauge the health of the domestic economy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 83.62 points, or 0.31%, at the open to 26,851.45.

The S&P 500 opened lower by 8.57 points, or 0.29%, at 2,983.50. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 11.18 points, or 0.14%, to 8,106.49 at the opening bell.

(Reporting by Ambar Warrick in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)