Financials Staying Ahead
The major averages have inched down from their highs with the S&P 500 (+0.1%) returning to its opening mark. Most sectors continue trading in the green, but technology (-0.1%) is now in the red after backing down from its session high. Meanwhile, other influential groups like financials (+0.6%) and health care (+0.3%) are holding near their best levels of the day. Citigroup (C 68.82, +1.96, +2.9%), JPMorgan Chase (JPM 141.82, +1.47, +1.1%), PNC (PNC 160.66, +1.56, +1.0%), and Wells Fargo (WFC 34.88, +1.08, +3.2%) trade with solid gains ahead of tomorrow's release of their quarterly results.