U.S. stocks were mixed in the opening minutes of Wednesday's trading on Wall Street.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average decreased 25.71 to 35,739.79 at 9:34 a.m. ET.

The Standard & Poor's 500 Index weakened 4.93 to 4,569.86.

The NASDAQ Composite Index moved higher 35.04 to 15,277.03.