ET (1638 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI was up 16.7 points, or 0.08 percent, at 21,376.6, the S&P 500 .SPX was down 2.07 points, or 0.09 percent, at 2,430.39 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC was down 13.76 points, or 0.22 percent, at 6,151.74.
Six of the 11 major S&P sectors were lower.
LONDON The deluge of cash poured into the euro zone economy in recent years by the European Central Bank appears to have finally resulted in solid - and more importantly, steady - economic growth, along with rising inflationary pressures.
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