Dow Rallies While Techs Slip

Worry over the declining economy sparked defensive buying in blue-chips, while Goldman's report on Oracle and Siebel Systems pressured the Nasdaq

Blue-chip stocks finished higher on Friday as investors bought safe haven stocks in response to a flow of data that showed the economy continues to worsen. Meanwhile, techology stocks slipped on the heels of a downgrade in earnings expectations from a Wall Street firm on Oracle Corp. (ORCL ) and Siebel Systems Inc. (SEBL ).

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