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.
Tomorrow morning markets will react to the release of the November unemployment number. This release will be watched very closely as market participants look for clues for when the Fed might taper its $85 billion a month bond buying program.
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.