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March 22 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened lower on Fridayafter downbeat data from Europe fueled fears of a slowing globaleconomy following an abrupt dovish turn by the Federal Reserveearlier this week.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI fell 117.86 points,or 0.45 percent, at the open to 25,844.65.

The S&P 500 .SPX opened lower by 10.36 points, or 0.36percent, at 2,844.52. The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 38.70points, or 0.49 percent, to 7,800.25 at the opening bell. (Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by AnilD'Silva) ((Shreyashi.Sanyal@thomsonreuters.com; +1 646 223 8780 ;Reuters Messaging:Shreyashi.Sanyal.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))

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March 22 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened lower on Fridayafter downbeat data from Europe fueled fears of a slowing globaleconomy following an abrupt dovish turn by the Federal Reserveearlier this week.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI fell 117.86 points,or 0.45 percent, at the open to 25,844.65.

The S&P 500 .SPX opened lower by 10.36 points, or 0.36percent, at 2,844.52. The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 38.70points, or 0.49 percent, to 7,800.25 at the opening bell. (Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by AnilD'Silva) ((Shreyashi.Sanyal@thomsonreuters.com; +1 646 223 8780 ;Reuters Messaging:Shreyashi.Sanyal.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))






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