Nvidia, maker of the Tegra chips used in the Microsoft Surface tablet, jumped nearly 7 percent, closing at $13.23.
Apple closed almost flat with a 0.28 percent gain at $587.41.
Dell was down 2 percent at $12.18
Hewlett-Packard was down 1.14 percent at $20.81.
OEM’s may have some stormy waters to navigate over the next few months.
They’ll have to explain what the impact of Microsoft getting into hardware is and what they plan to do to counter that.]]>