Stocks opened slightly higher on Monday, as investors digested Friday's bullish payrolls data and as McDonald's Corp reported that same-store sales increased in February.

The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> was up 10.80 points, or 0.10 percent, at 10,577.00. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index <.SPX> rose 0.84 points, or 0.07 percent, at 1,139.54. The Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> added 1.03 points, or 0.04 percent, at 2,327.38.

(Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)