Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Wall Street opened higher on Tuesday, with the Nasdaq Composite hitting a record, boosted by strong corporate earnings, and ahead of the Federal Reserve's meeting and Apple's results.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 40.56 points, or 0.19 percent, to 20,954.02.
The S&P 500 .SPX gained 4.11 points, or 0.17 percent, to 2,392.44.
The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 8.93 points, or 0.15 percent, to 6,100.53.
(Reporting by Tanya Agrawal; Editing by Savio D'Souza)