Agence France-PresseJanuary 31, 2013 12:30
US stocks opened mixed Thursday as the market sought direction from earnings reports.
Facebook fell nearly more than three percent after its disappointing earnings, while Reseach in Motion, the Blackberry maker, lost 7.9 percent after introducing its new operating system and handsets.
About an hour into trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 11.80 (0.08 percent) to 13,922.22.
The broad-based S&P 500 dropped 0.38 points (0.03 percent) to 1,501.58.
The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite rose 8.52 (0.27 percent) to 3,150.83.