US stocks close mostly flat after Fed action

US stocks closed mostly flat Wednesday after the Federal Reserve announced, as expected, an expansion of bond purchases to support the sluggish economy.

After a surge on the Fed's announcement of more stimulus, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell back to end down 3.30 points (0.02 percent) at 13,245.14 in closing trade.

The S&P 500-stock index edged up 0.71 point (0.05 percent) to 1,428.55, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite lost 8.49 (0.28 percent) to 3,013.81.

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