Market recap: Stocks ended mixed in another lackluster session marked by gains in tech stocks,...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Stocks ended mixed in another lackluster session marked by gains in tech stocks, as Dell's acquisition of 3Par sparked hopes for other takeovers. Metals and miners gained as gold prices hit a six-week high and copper prices rose. Treasuries rallied, dropping the 10-year yield below 2.6%. NYSE advancers led decliners by about eight to five.