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HP jolt, Fed’s alarm sap stocks

Posted: November 21, 2012 at 3:40 a.m.

Joseph Mastrolia (left), a trader with Barclays, and Chris Casaliggii, Euronext floor manager, work Tuesday on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

Falling oil prices and a surprise announcement from Hewlett-Packard weighed on technology and energy stocks Tuesday.

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Business, Pages 26 on 11/21/2012

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