WTI crude posts modest gain as stocks fall to session lows
The S&P 500 is trading at session lows with a 2.0% decline.  One last look at the S&P 500 sectors shows all trading in the red, led lower by real estate (-4.8%), utilities (-3.6%), and financials (-3.5%). The energy sector is down just 0.4%.  WTI crude settled today's session up $0.30 (+1.5%) to $20.52/bbl, although it was up by more than 8% earlier in the session.