By midday Nasdaq has split from the other flat-to-off indexes to post a 0.6% gain, as technology...

|By:, SA News Editor

By midday Nasdaq has split from the other flat-to-off indexes to post a 0.6% gain, as technology leads all sectors with Riverbed Technology (RVBD +20.3%) cruising on strong earnings and upgrades, and dollars going through Baidu (BIDU +4.8%), Citrix Systems (CTXS +4.8%) and SanDisk (SNDK +2.1%). Philly Semiconductor Index up 1.8% with 29 of 30 members higher.