Stocks Barely Changed Early On
NEW YORK (AP) _ Stock prices are little changed in moderate trading. The Dow Jones industrial average is down one point in today’s early going. Advancers and decliners are evenly mixed on the New York Stock Exchange.
The Nasdaq Composite Index has lost a fraction and the Standard & Poor’s 500 Stock Index is down one point.
Wall Street begins the day with the Dow on a four-session winning streak.
In fact, the Dow has managed to avoid posting a losses over the past eight trading days.
But analysts say we may see some profit-taking today, after the blue-chip index closed within 25 points of the 9,000 Friday.