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Intuit Up as It Joins S&P 500 Index

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Software company

Intuit

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was up 10.9% in late morning. After the close Friday it is scheduled to be added to the

S&P 500

index. Also due to join the widely followed index are bar-code scanner maker

Symbol Technology

(SBL)

,

Allegheny Energy

(AYE)

and

AMBAC Financial

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(ABK)

. Being removed from the index are

Bethlehem Steel

(BS)

,

Crown Cork & Seal

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,

WR Grace

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and

Owens Illinois

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.