Tech Winners and Losers: What Losers?

Widely held tech stocks do their part to lift Wall Street.
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Widely held tech stocks generally stayed in positive territory Tuesday, with

Google

(GOOG) - Get Report

among the day's biggest winners.

Google shares were rising $15.65, 4.9%, to $335.34 amid reports that

HTC

planned to launch

three phones

using the Internet company's

Android operating system

. Search rival

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

, meanwhile, was up 5.8% to $13.99. Microsoft also rose, tacking on 4% to $16.90.

In the computer hardware space,

Cisco

(CSCO) - Get Report

shares were rising 4.5% to $16.14 after Goldman Sachs added the stock to its

conviction buy list

.

Hewlett-Packard

(HPQ) - Get Report

was up 2.5% to $29.75.

IBM

(IBM) - Get Report

was up 1.9% to $92.91,

Dell

(DELL) - Get Report

was up 4.9% to $9.34, and

Apple

was up 4.4% to $99.66.

Chip stocks reversed course Tuesday, with

Advanced Micro Devices

(AMD) - Get Report

leading the pack in percentage gains with an 11.3% increase to $2.76.

National Semiconductor

(NSM)

was up 8% to $10.15.

Texas Instruments

(TXN) - Get Report

rose 4.7% to $16.45.

SanDisk

(SNDK)

rose 4.3% to $10.26.

Intel

(INTC) - Get Report

rose 3.4% to $14.90.

Among the major telco gear makers,

Nokia

(NOK) - Get Report

rose 1.2% to $11.48.

Palm

(PALM)

rose 5.3% to $8.14.

Research In Motion

(RIMM)

rose 6.4% to $41.660.

Motorola

(MOT)

rose 6.6% to $3.89.