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The PHLX TheStreet.com Internet Index (DOT - 752.2) is currently ahead by nearly 10 points, or one percent. With this advance, the index has vaulted back above its 20-day moving average, which it hasn't finished a session higher than since July 20. However, the DOT remains beneath all of its key intermediate-term and long-term moving averages. Index components contributing to the DOT's success this morning include eBay (EBAY - 55-3/4), up 7.6 percent; Priceline.com (PCLN - 26-15/16), up 6.1 percent; Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP - 128-3/4), up 4.5 percent; Lycos (LCOS - 60-3/16), up 3.8 percent; MarchFirst (MRCH - 21-1/4), up 3.6 percent; Excite@Home (ATHM - 14-3/8), up 3.6 percent; and Amazon.com (AMZN - 38-5/8), up 3.3 percent.