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Major market indexes are moderately higher in afternoon trading, bouncing on overseas news that Spain could be granted a bailout very soon. As equities battle for weekly gains, the number of stocks at new highs handily tops those at new lows. Currently, there are a whopping 247 annual peaks and only four lows on the NYSE, while the Nasdaq counts 152 fresh highs and 15 lows. Among the stocks making notable runs today are Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL - 704.05), Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE - 59.75), General Electric Company (NYSE:GE - 22.60), and Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN - 37.83).