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Updated from 5:16 p.m. EDT

The pessimism during the regular market day carried into the extended session as no stock among the Instinet top 20 volume movers produced a gain in the first 40 minutes of trading. The good news was that the stocks didn't move significantly lower as most remained unchanged or were only slightly below their closing prices.

Volume on Instinet remained heavy as 4.4 million shares changed hands in the first 25 minutes of the late session. Technology shares, which mostly sold off in regular trading, were active but little changed. Eight of the Instinet top 20 volume movers remained unchanged half an hour after the closing bell chimed. Trading significantly dropped off after that, as 5.3 million shares traded by the 45-minute mark.


Nasdaq 100 Tracking Stock

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was the volume leader, as 261,128 shares changed hands. The issue lost 0.3% to $29.89.


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was number two on the list and produced a loss of 0.2% to $13.46, after dropping slightly during the regular day.


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, which was unchanged at $22.28, was next. The chipmaker lost 5.1% in the regular session. Rounding out the top five were

Sun Microsystems

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, both of which were off less than 1%.


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, the parent company of

American Airlines



, was up 5.4% to $21.08, on light volume. The company ended the regular session unchanged.

Online retailer

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and fast-food chain


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both made the top 20 list, but were unchanged.


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Storage Networks

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Juniper Networks

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Network Appliance

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Applied Materials

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AT&T Wireless


were all on the most-active list, but hadn't budged.


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fell 0.1%,



was off 0.5%,

JDS Uniphase


was down 1.4% and

Veritas Software

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lost 0.6%.

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