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Sept 5 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Thursday:
WALL ST OPENS FLAT, ISM DATA DUE
Stocks opened little changed on Thursday as investors were reluctant to make big bets following a strong start to the month and ahead of data that could alter expectations for changes to monetary policy.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 4.86 points or 0.03 percent, to 14,935.73, the S&P 500 gained 1.7 points or 0.1 percent, to 1,654.78 and the Nasdaq Composite added 4.136 points or 0.11 percent, to 3,653.178.
** ICICI BANK LTD, $30.50, up 13 pct (10:11 a.m. ET)
** HDFC BANK LTD, $31.23, up 9 pct (10:13 a.m. ET)
Indian bank stocks surged on Thursday after the new Reserve Bank of India chief unveiled measures to support the ailing currency, providing a shot of confidence for investors unnerved by the country's worst economic crisis in two decades. ICICI bank was one of the most heavily traded stock on the New York Stock Exchange. Continued...