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Wall Street opens lower on inflation worries

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Oct 11 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes opened lower on Monday as surging commodity prices added to inflation worries, clouding expectations for third-quarter earnings season set to start with Wall Street banks later this week.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) fell 22.46 points, or 0.06%, at the open to 34,723.79.

The S&P 500 (.SPX) opened lower by 5.90 points, or 0.13%, at 4,385.44, while the Nasdaq Composite (.IXIC) dropped 39.46 points, or 0.27%, to 14,540.08 at the opening bell.

Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur

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