In the wake of
yesterday's record closes by the
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Nasdaq Composite Index
, the market's major gauges were slightly softer early on.
The Dow was down 6 to 10,192. The S&P 500 was down fractionally at 1344. The Nasdaq Comp was down 1 to 2573. The
was down fractionally at 400.
TheStreet.com Internet Sector
index was up 7 to 717.
TheStreet.com E-Commerce Index
was down fractionally at 128.
The 30-year bond was up 7/32 to 97 12/32, yielding 5.43%. The overall
Producer Price Index
rose 0.2% in March, while excluding food and energy costs, it was unchanged.
Most Up at Open -- NYSE
Sprint (FON) , up 3 3/4 to 112 1/2
Most Up at Open -- Nasdaq
theglobe.com (TGLO) , up 17 to 76
: The company set a 2-for-1 stock split.
Most Down at Open -- NYSE
Most Down at Open -- Nasdaq
Vitesse Semiconductor (VTSS) , down 7 7/8 to 49 3/4