Indication that Europe is improving could not offset the negative sentiment ahead of more earnings and economic data.
US markets are set to tick up at the open after the tech giant's positive results and strong eurozone PMI data.
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A decent report on jobless claims and gains for IBM and financial stocks fuel the rally. Big tech stocks pull back. Microsoft and Google earnings disappoint.
Intel hopes sales of processors for servers, tablets and smartphones will compensate for sliding PC sales. But a downward revision in sales projections is an admission that its chips haven't made it into many mobile devices.
Many didn't even hear mobile rushing their way either. The real winner may be the company that enthusiasts love to hate.
A trio of news reports -- including a possible product-related fatality -- don't reflect well on the tech giant.
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