Stocks Finish Mixed

A weak performance from DuPont dragged on the Dow, while strong earnings from Texas Instruments boosted techs

Stocks finished mixed in moderate trading Tuesday. Solid gains from Texas Instruments (TXN ) and Lockheed Martin (LMT ), both of which had strong earnings reports, were offset by a soft consumer confidence report and a weak performance from Dow component DuPont (DD ), which posted a lower-than-expected profit.

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