It is not really like West Texas Intermediate oil is going up so much as Brent Crude is going down. The oil trade of the last few months continues to unwind.
The stock market could use a healthy correction soon, before prices start rising at an unsustainable pace.
The euro advanced for a sixth day against the dollar, the longest streak in almost a year, as regional finance ministers met in an attempt to break a deadlock about a single resolution mechanism for failed European banks.
In a landmark step, U.S. regulators curbed some types of trading while largely freeing chief executives from personal responsibility.