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Most stocks drift higher on Wall Street; tech a rare downer

28 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

By STAN CHOE
NEW YORK - Most of Wall Street is drifting higher Friday, though a rare pullback for some of the year's biggest winners in the stock market is tamping down the gains.
The S&P 500 was up 0.4%, as of 11:40 a.m. Eastern time, after flipping between small gains and losses through the first hour of trading. It followed up on a mixed performance for stocks in Europe and Asia.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 186 points, or 0.7%, at 25,892 while the Nasdaq composited was virtually flat and holding close to its record.
Most stocks in the market were rallying, led by those that...
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