March 4 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks jumped more than 2% moments after the open on Wednesday as investors cheered Joe Biden’s surprise lead in the Democratic primaries.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 466.27 points, or 1.80%, at the open to 26,383.68. The S&P 500 opened higher by 42.38 points, or 1.41%, at 3,045.75. The Nasdaq Composite gained 150.01 points, or 1.73%, to 8,834.10. (Reporting by Sanjana Shivdas in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)