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OPENING BELL: Stocks open mostly lower

Stocks are opening mostly lower on Wall Street led by declines in utilities and real estate companies.

Banks were also lower as bond yields fell. Bank of America fell 0.5 percent.

Drugmaker Depomed fell 3 percent after the company replaced its CEO late Tuesday.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 2 points, or 0.17 percent, to 2,358.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 42 points, or 0.2 percent, to 20,656. The Nasdaq composite increased 3 points, or 0.1 percent, to 5,878.

More stocks fell than rose on the New York Stock Exchange.

In this Jan. 12, 2017, photo, traders work on the Mizuho Americas trading floor in New York. Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street, on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, led by losses in utilities and real estate. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS