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U.S. stocks dipped on Wednesday as disappointing forecasts from videogame makers
pulled the communications sector lower but a boost from technology companies
kept the indexes near their two-month highs.
    At 9:53 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.15 percent at
25,372.56. The S&P 500 was down 0.09 percent at 2,735.33 and the Nasdaq
Composite was up 0.02 percent at 7,403.46.
 The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers:
 ** Skyworks Solutions Inc, up 13.8 pct
 ** Capri Holdings Ltd, up 11.5 pct 
 ** Microchip Technology Inc, up 8 pct
 The top three S&P 500 percentage losers:
 ** Electronic Arts, down 14.9 pct
 ** Take-Two Interactive Software Inc, down 13.2 pct
 ** Activision Blizzard Inc, down 8.8 pct
 The top three NYSE percentage gainers:
 ** Snap Inc, up 24.3 pct
 ** Skyline Champion Corp, up 21.7 pct
 ** Paycom Software Inc, up 12.5 pct
 The top three NYSE percentage losers:
 ** Arlo Technologies Inc, down 43.1 pct
 ** The Container Store Group Inc, down 24.3 pct
 ** Calix Inc, down 21.6 pct
 The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers:
 ** MacroGenics Inc, up 147.9 pct
 ** Zai Lab Ltd inc, up 20.6 pct
 ** Bionano Genomics Inc, up 18.1 pct 
 The top three Nasdaq percentage losers:
 ** Phunware Inc, down 36.5 pct
 ** Catabasis Pharmaceuticals Inc, down 20.5 pct
 ** Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc, down 17.9 pct
 ** Snap Inc: up 24.3 pct
 BUZZ-Street View: Successful new app launch key to Snap's 2019 performance

 ** Spotify Technology SA: down 2.9 pct
 Spotify posts surprise profit in Q4, sees loss in 2019
 ** Eli Lilly and Co: down 1.1 pct
 BUZZ-Drops on profit miss, forecast cut
 UPDATE 2-Eli Lilly cuts 2019 forecast on trial failure, Loxo deal
 ** Capri Holdings Ltd: up 11.5 pct
 BUZZ-Rises on Q3 profit beat and FY20 profit outlook ahead of estimates

 UPDATE 1-Michael Kors owner Capri beats holiday quarter profit estimates

 ** Allstate Corp: up 1.9 pct
 BUZZ-Street View: Allstate growing again at impressive rate
 ** Humana Inc: down 1.8 pct
 UPDATE 2-Health insurer Humana's profit beats on strength in Medicare
 ** Electronic Arts: down 15.0 pct
 BUZZ-Street View: EA's 'Battlefield' losing fight amid tough competition
 EA cuts revenue outlook after 'Battlefield' disappoints, shares dive

 ** PayPal Holdings Inc: down 1.2 pct
 BUZZ-Top analyst at Guggenheim cuts to 'neutral'
 ** Skyworks Solutions Inc: up 13.8 pct
 BUZZ-Gains on $2 bln buyback, sees revenue weakness - Reuters News
 ** Novelion Therapeutics Inc: up 46.0 pct
 BUZZ-Surges on license deal for genetic disorder drug
 ** Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp: up 2.0 pct
 UPDATE 1-Cognizant quarterly results beat expectations, appoints new CEO

 ** Take-Two Interactive Software Inc: down 13.2 pct
 BUZZ-Hikes outlook, EA cuts: Both disappoint, drag Activision
 UPDATE 1-Take-Two shares sink as forecasts fall short
  ** Liberty Global: down 0.5 pct
 UPDATE 2-Switzerland's Sunrise in takeover talks for Liberty Global unit

 ** Aphria Inc: down 6.7 pct
 BUZZ-Falls on rejecting Green Growth Brands' "inadequate" bid
 UPDATE 1-Aphria rejects Green Growth's hostile takeover bid
 ** Cummins Inc: down 1.8 pct
 UPDATE 1-Engine maker Cummins quarterly profit misses estimates
 ** Catabasis Pharma: down 20.5 pct
 BUZZ- Drops on proposed stock offering
 ** MacroGenics Inc: up 147.9 pct
 BUZZ-More than doubles on positive results from cancer trial
 ** Aeglea BioTherapeutics: down 16.1 pct
 BUZZ-Drops on upsized $60 mln stock deal
 ** Arconic Inc: down 1.3 pct
 UPDATE 2-Arconic Chairman John Plant takes additional role of CEO
 ** The New York Times Co: up 4.1 pct
 UPDATE 1-New York Times beats estimates on digital subscriber
 ** General Motors Co: up 1.3 pct
 UPDATE 1-Profitable U.S. pickup trucks lift GM fourth-quarter
 ** Zendesk Inc: up 10.3 pct
 BUZZ-Set to open at record high on upbeat results, forecast
 ** Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc: up 0.7 pct
 BUZZ-Regeneron shares eyes over 1-yr high after Q4 earnings beat
 ** DowDupont Inc: down 1.1 pct
 BUZZ-Cowen cautious on chemicals, warns 2H19 recovery underestimates industry
 ** Trivago NV: up 4.9 pct
 BUZZ: Rises as strong traffic growth helps Q4 profit beat
 ** Vanda Pharmaceuticals: down 17.9 pct
 BUZZ-Cantor downgrades on potential delay of drug approval
 ** Paycom Software: up 12.5 pct
 BUZZ-Rises after Q4 beat, guidance
 ** General Motors Co: up 1.3 pct
 UPDATE 2-High-margin pickup trucks drive GM profit, shares rise
 BUZZ-GM: Gains on another strong profit beat
 ** Royal Caribbean: down 0.4 pct
 BUZZ-Dips as top holder sells stock for $550 mln-plus
 The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:
 Communication Services             down 0.59 pct
 Consumer Discretionary             down 0.15 pct
 Consumer Staples                   down 0.17 pct
 Energy                             down 0.59 pct
 Financial                          down 0.06 pct
 Health                             up 0.12 pct
 Industrial                         down 0.15 pct
 Information Technology             up 0.35 pct
 Materials                          down 0.35 pct
 Real Estate                        down 0.49 pct
 Utilities                          down 0.52 pct
 (Reporting by Bharath Manjesh in Bengaluru)