A technical glitch on the floor of the NYSE has halted trading in 242 stocks. There is...

|By:, SA News Editor

A technical glitch on the floor of the NYSE has halted trading in 242 stocks. There is about to be, in effect, a new open in these stocks, with orders that were in the works cancelled. Electronic trading was not affected. GE, MRK, XOM are among the stocks involved in the re-start.