After some mixed data, stocks bounced back from a first-hour decline and have been trading in...

|By:, SA News Editor

After some mixed data, stocks bounced back from a first-hour decline and have been trading in ranges, with Nasdaq bringing up the rear. At midday, the Dow +0.3% to 9,901; S&P 500 flat at 1,067; Nasdaq -0.7% to 2,126. Crude +0.8%. Gold -0.6%.