dragged down most of the other personal computer makers today following warnings from both companies that Wall Street should lower its prior expectations.
Yesterday, Gateway missed its already lowered earnings estimates by a
wide margin, just moments after Hewlett-Packard projected its
Hewlett-Packard fell $1.56, or 4.8%, to $30.81, and Gateway dropped $1.19, or 5.2%, to $21.71, in recent
New York Stock Exchange
dipped 51 cents, or 3.5%, to $18.60 on the Big Board and
was down 25 cents, or 1.4%, to $17.44 on the
managed to gain 50 cents, or 2.2%, to $23.31 on the Nasdaq, while
was on the upside of the NYSE, gaining $1.63, or 1.7%, or $95.31.
Philadelphia Stock Exchange Box Maker Index
recently slipped 1.2% to 132.75.