Stocks end flat after HP shocker and Fed warning
Published 11/21/2012, The Jamestown Sun
Falling oil prices and a surprise announcement from Hewlett-Packard weighed on technology and energy stocks Tuesday. HP plunged 12 percent after executives said that a company HP bought for $10 billion last year lied about its finances. CEO Meg Whitman said that there were “serious accounting improprieties” at the search-engine company, Autonomy.Word count: 557
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