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Today, the leadership is with the old-economy stocks, rather than the technology group. The S&P 500 Index (SPX - 1459.22) is lower by 0.36 percent. Currently on the NYSE, advancing issues of 1,438 are behind declining issues of 1,447, with 492 issues unchanged. Up volume of 324,433,216 shares is not far from down volume of 290,281,312 on total volume of 633,270,336 shares. The 42 new highs are pushing past the 26 new lows. The Nasdaq Composite (COMP - 4664.1) is lower by 2.79 percent. Advancing issues of 1,491 are lagging by a wide margin declining issues of 2,674, with 552 issues unchanged. Up volume of 281,641,792 shares is being trounced by down volume of 724,142,272 shares. The 77 new highs are lagging the 80 new lows.