Tech stocks had a strong showing during New York morning trading. Dell shares were up 7.8 percent beat performance projections during the most recent quarter. Chipmaker Marvell Technology shares surged 20 percent amid reports of a fiscal first-quarter profit. Shares of software company Novell were up 4.7 percent. Overall, as of 10:32 EDT, “the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 10 points to 12,657, and the S&P 500 was rising 2 points to 1401. The Nasdaq climbed 12 points to 2521,” reports The Street.