Shares opened higher on Monday, kicking off the first trading day in May in a rally mode as investors gambled on the resumption of the US economy. Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
rose 200 points, or 0.6%, to 34,076, while the S&P 500 SPX,
rose 0.5% to 4203, and the Nasdaq Composite COMP,
increased by 0.4% to 14,012 euros.