Stocks Mixed After Citi's Good News

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 17, 2009 8:41 AM CDT
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Thursday, April 2, 2009.   (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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(Newser) – Better-than-expected earnings from GE and Citigroup barely produced a ripple in the broader market this morning, the Wall Street Journal reports. Stocks were mixed, with the Dow inching up 33 points, the Nasdaq slipping 6.42 points, and the S&P flat. Citi got a 9.5% boost off its surprise profit, while GE was up 2.4%. GM was up 5.2% after releasing more details on its restructuring.