A pair of conflicting domestic economic reports combined with more unsettling news from Europe left stocks largely unchanged Wednesday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average managed to only pick up 21 points to close at 12,418.42.

Commercial banks reported overnight deposits at the ECB of more than 453 billion euros ($591 billion), a record high indicating that most European banks still have serious concerns about lending to each other.

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