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 Canadian dollar traded at almost a three-year low amid speculation Federal Reserve officials may signal the central bank will slow its monetary stimulus program as soon as next week.
In a landmark step, U.S. regulators curbed some types of trading while largely freeing chief executives from personal responsibility.