Stocks were mostly lower in the early going, while the

Federal Trade Commission

approved an antitrust settlement with

Intel

(INTC) - Get Report

.

Intel was last up 1/2 to 120 13/16.

The

Dow Jones Industrial Average

was up 3 to 9933. The

S&P 500

was down 3 to 1304.

The

Nasdaq Composite Index

was down 5 to 2434. The

Russell 2000

was down fractionally at 399.

TheStreet.com Internet Sector

index was up 5 to 609.

Inktomi

(INKT)

will enter

TheStreet.com Internet Sector

index after the close of trading today, the

Philadelphia Stock Exchange

said. Inktomi is replacing

Netscape

(NSCP)

, whose acquisition by

America Online

(AOL)

is expected to be completed today.

TheStreet.com E-Commerce Index

was down fractionally at 110.

The 30-year Treasury bond was down 1/32 to 96 24/32, yielding 5.47%.

Most Up at Open -- NYSE

Compaq (CPQ) , up 1 1/16 to 33 7/16

.

Most Up at Open -- Nasdaq

Bottomline (EPAY) - Get Report, up 5 1/2 to 74

.

Most Down at Open -- NYSE

IBM (IBM) - Get Report, down 1 7/16 to 179 9/16

.

Most Down at Open -- Nasdaq

VerticalNet (VERT) , down 6 1/16 to 84

.