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

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.
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  • FocalPoint Analytics
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    A technical glitch??? Was there a hack, or an attempt to take the exchange down? Has this happened before?
    12 Jun 2009, 12:29 PM Reply Like
  • cuvo
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    Would they tell you if they knew?

     

    On Jun 12 12:29 PM User 283977 wrote:

     

    > A technical glitch??? Was there a hack, or an attempt to take the
    > exchange down? Has this happened before?
    12 Jun 2009, 12:55 PM Reply Like
  • Referee
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    bears trying to bite those cables...
    12 Jun 2009, 12:57 PM Reply Like
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