The S&P 500 remains flat with four sectors trading in the green offset by seven sectors trading in the red.
Europe finished the day strong with the major indices posting gains: the UK's FTSE +0.5%, Germany's DAX +1.8%, France's CAC +0.9%, and Italy's MIB +1.6%. The gains can be credited to today's European Central Bank meeting in which the ECB decided to leave interest rates unchanged and extend its asset purchase program through the end of 2017.
Crude oil has fallen a bit from its high. WTI crude is currently trading at $50.18/bbl, an increase of 0.8%.