The S&P and Nasdaq indexes slipped on Wednesday in choppy trading as tech shares tumbled after Intel Corp
But the Dow Jones industrial average held in positive territory helped by gains in Procter & Gamble
The Nasdaq was the worst performer of the indexes as Intel
The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> edged up 8.76 points, or 0.11 percent, at 7,928.94. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index <.SPX> was off 1.34 points, or 0.16 percent, to 840.16. The Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> gave up 20.45 points, or 1.26 percent, at 1,605.27.
(Reporting by Leah Schnurr; Editing by Theodore d'Afflisio)