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The Consumer Price Index report was largely a non-event. The Street got what it wanted, but it has not seen fit to continue buying technology stocks as it did yesterday. The S&P 500 Index (SPX - 1473.07) is up 0.25 percent. Currently on the NYSE, 1,675 advancing issues are pushing past 1,250 declining issues, while 465 issues are unchanged. Up volume of 462,189,000 shares is ahead of down volume of 310,314,000 shares. The 99 new highs are trouncing the 31 new lows. The Nasdaq Composite (COMP - 3817.3) is lower by 0.88 percent. Advancing Nasdaq issues of 1,866 are lagging 2,077 declining issues, while 635 issues have not changed. Up volume of 524,753,700 shares is struggling to keep up with down volume of 617,850,600 shares. New highs are edging new lows, 62 to 60.