JPMorgan, Nokia Lift Stocks

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 16, 2009 8:47 AM CDT
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday, April 14, 2009.   (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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(Newser) – Stocks were modestly higher at the open today, after JPMorgan topped estimates in the first quarter and Nokia met them. The Dow inched up 31 points, while the Nasdaq and S&P rose 16.9 and 4.08 points, respectively. JPMorgan added 1.7%, while Nokia rose 12%. Traders were watching Rosetta Stone, which began trading publicly today, priced at $18 a share.