The US stock market has traded mostly sideways this cheap ampicillin and pregnancy yearai??i??the SP 500 Index of stocks is up a meager 0.44% on a total-return basis.
But it could be worse. Amazonai??i??s 34.5% rally boosted the broader index of stocks by 0.65%, putting it in positive territory, according to Howard Silverblatt, senior index analyst at SP Dow Jones Indices. Without the e-commerce giantai??i??s Actos online buoyant gains, the SP gauge would be down 0.21% this year.