Market recap: Stocks closed mixed, as strong results from GE lifted the Dow and tech weakness...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Stocks closed mixed, as strong results from GE lifted the Dow and tech weakness dragged down the Nasdaq. BofA slipped on mortgage writedowns, but other bank stocks rose. The dollar fell sharply, with the euro hitting an eight-week high. Treasurys rose, pushing the 10-year yield down to 3.42%. NYSE decliners outnumbered advancers three to two.