SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Google
Inc. rose 1.5% to $708 on Thursday morning, helping to lead a small gain for tech stocks in early trades. The Web search giant launched a new mapping application for Apple
's iOS mobile operating system, which had excluded Google Maps from its most recent update that launched with the iPhone 5. Apple shares fell nearly 1.4% to $531 in early trades. The Nasdaq
Composite made a fractional gain to 3,015 while the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index slipped fractionally in early trades. CA Inc. shares jumped 2% after the company named a new CEO to replace the retiring William McCracken. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.
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