Sharpen Your Dot-Com Skepticism - TheStreet's MIDDAY UPDATE

June 22, 2000

Market Data as of 6/22/00, 12:31 PM ET:

o Dow Jones Industrial Average: 10,441.17 down 56.57, -0.54%

o Nasdaq Composite Index: 4,028.07 down 35.94, -0.88%

o S&P 500: 1,462.60 down 16.53, -1.12%

o TSC Internet: 910.99 down 4.80, -0.52%

o Russell 2000: 525.85 down 1.76, -0.33%

o 30-Year Treasury: 103 29/32 unchanged , yield 5.970%

Wrong! Tactics and Strategies: Sharpen Your Dot-Com Skepticism

The trader lists some assumptions about Net companies that investors should now be questioning.

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