They were doing better earlier in the day, but the bulls managed to push the line of scrimmage further down the field, with the Dow ending up about 30, the S&P 500 gaining 5.7 and the NASDAQ adding 9.29.
For several days in a row now, bulls and bears have been playing to a draw. Yesterday was down, so today washes that out.
One of the big winners today: Bank of America (BAC), which was up 8% on the same day its CEO talked Merrill to Congress.
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