Markets in flux

Stocks continued their roller-coaster ride, with the Dow and the Nasdaq index parting ways.

CNET News staff
Stocks continued their roller-coaster ride today. The Dow surged early but was down again in late trading, while the Nasdaq index recorded a modest gain.

Dow, Nasdaq part ways
update Investors move in to buy shares on the cheap as the Dow drops but the Nasdaq keeps early gains.

Amazon, RealNetworks rally
update Numerous Internet stocks, led by Amazon and RealNetworks, begin to rally a day after failing to hook a ride to a broader market rebound.

High-tech execs drubbed
As tech stocks led a 512-point Dow Jones collapse, it's no surprise that high-tech executives were drubbed on Wall Street.