Market steadily climbs
The stock market continued to inch higher in the last half hour.Every S&P 500 sector trades in positive territory with gains ranging from 0.3% (energy) to 1.8% (information technology). Energy has been the weakest performer the whole session amid falling oil prices. WTI crude oil futures settled 2.1% lower to $92.34/bbl. Natural gas futures fell 1.3% to $8.86/mmbtu. Unleaded gasoline futures fell 0.02% to $3.06/gal.Separately, the 2-yr note yield is up five basis points to 3.25% while the 10-yr note yield is down four basis points to 2.85%.