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Wall Street's main indexes were little changed on Wednesday, with technology stocks clinging on to modest gains and helping offset losses in energy shares after oil prices slipped more than 2 percent.

At 13:03 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.03 percent at 24,174.58. The S&P 500 was down 0.04 percent at 2,628.48 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 0.01 percent at 6,761.392.

The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers:

** DaVita Inc, up 12.4 pct

** H&R Block Inc, up 8.3 pct

** Brown-Forman Corp, up 4.9 pct

The top three S&P 500 percentage losers:

** Patterson Cos, down 5.8 pct

** Newfield Exploration Co, down 5.3 pct

** Henry Schein Inc, down 5.2 pct

The top three NYSE percentage gainers:

** DaVita Inc, up 12.4 pct

** Oxford Industries Inc, up 9.2 pct

** Fibria Celulose S.A., up 8.6 pct

The top three NYSE percentage losers:

** Valhi Inc, down 28.3 pct

** Tronox Ltd, down 24 pct

** Bill Barrett, down 18.2 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers:

** VistaGen Therapeutics Inc, up 153.3 pct

** Madrigal Pharmaceuticals Inc, up 76.4 pct

** ClearSign Combustion Corp, up 29.8 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage losers:

** Neuralstem Inc, down 29.8 pct

** Wins Finance Holdings Inc, down 22.8 pct

** OSI Systems Inc, down 19.9 pct

** H&R Block Inc: up 8.3 pct

H&R Block Inc: Climbs on Q3 revenue beat

** Oxford Industries Inc: up 9.2 pct

Oxford Industries Inc: Set for best day in over a year

** Vera Bradley Inc: up 30.0 pct

Vera Bradley Inc: On track for best day in 2 years

** IDT Corp: down 13.7 pct

IDT Corp: Down following quarterly loss

** First Solar: up 5.0 pct

First Solar: Up on sunny outlook, PT hikes

** TimkenSteel Corp: down 14.4 pct

TimkenSteel: shares slide on KeyBanc cut to "underperform"

** OSI Systems: down 19.9 pct

OSI Systems tumbles after Muddy Waters goes short

** VistaGen Therapeutics: up 153.3 pct

VistaGen Therapeutics: Antidepressant clinches U.S. patent

** Pyxis Tankers Inc: down 16.3 pct

Pyxis Tankers Inc: Slides after private placement

** Edison International: down 2.2 pct

Edison International: Brokerages cut PTs on concerns of legal tussle

** Bloomin' Brands Inc: down 2.1 pct

Outback operator Bloomin' Brands cools on Raymond James downgrade

** Walgreens Boots Alliance: up 0.5 pct

Walgreens: Rises on deal to expand in China's healthcare market

** Lee Enterprises: down 2.1 pct

Lee Enterprises: Slides as Q4 revenue falls

** Venator Materials Plc: down 6.4 pct

** Chemours Co: down 6.0 pct

Goldman Sachs downgrades Chemours, Venator

** Madrigal Pharmaceuticals: up 76.4 pct

Madrigal Pharmaceuticals: Soars as NASH drug meets main goal

** American Eagle Outfitters: up 0.6 pct

American Eagle : Rises as Q3 comp sales tops estimates

** Cleantech Solutions: up 21.4 pct

Cleantech Solutions: Rises on conditional share swap deal

** Marsh & McLennan Cos: down 0.8 pct

Marsh & McLennan: Top UBS analyst downgrades to "neutral"

** Tronox Ltd: down 24.0 pct

Tronox Ltd: FTC challenges titanium dioxide deal with Cristal

** DaVita Inc: up 12.4 pct

DaVita: UnitedHealth to buy company's medical unit for $4.9 bln

UnitedHealth to buy DaVita primary care unit for $4.9 billion

** Fred's Inc: down 19.2 pct

Fred's Inc: Drops on dividend cancellation

** American International Group Inc: up 1.3 pct

Deutsche Bank upgrades to "hold" on AIG despite "concerns"

** Anheuser Busch Inbev NV: down 0.4 pct

AB Inbev 'no longer king' JPM says, downgrades to 'underweight'

** Patterson Companies: down 5.8 pct

** Henry Schein: down 5.2 pct

Morgan Stanley downgrades Henry Schein, Patterson on Amazon threat

** Veeva Systems Inc: down 6.6 pct

Veeva Systems Inc: Falls on service revenue forecast

** Bill Barrett: down 18.2 pct

Bill Barret: Down after Fifth Creek Energy deal, stock offering

** AeroVironment Inc: up 31.1 pct

AeroVironment Inc: Touches record high on Q2 beat

** Editas Medicine: down 9.3 pct

Editas Medicine: Down on $50 mln stock offering

** 21Vianet Group: down 0.1 pct

21Vianet Group: Falls on weak third quarter

The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:

Consumer Discretionary

down 0.62 pct

Consumer Staples

down 0.13 pct


down 1.15 pct


up 0.08 pct


down 0.50 pct


up 0.31 pct

Information Technology

up 6.69 pct


down 0.45 pct

Real Estate

down 0.24 pct


down 0.98 pct


up 0.35 pct

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