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The Night Watch: RSA Security Tries to Rebound

Volume is light, and widely held tech shares dominate the leader board.

A general lack of corporate news after the close Friday led to a quiet extra session, and traders focused on buying and selling widely held technology issues.

Volume was light, but fairly typical for the last late session of the week. In the first hour of extended trading on Instinet, around 1.1 million shares changed hands among the top 20 volume movers.

RSA Security


, which lost 28.7% in regular action, was adding 7.5% to $12.75 after the close. Late in the day, RSA said that while the

Securities and Exchange Commission

is investigating certain issues surrounding the company, the probe won't require any changes to past financial statements.

i2 Technologies


was among the most active, tacking on 0.5% to $7.94.


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