Posted: Friday, November 21, 2014 10:21 AM ET
By: Julian Close
After the open… stocks began to rally with conviction after the price of oil apparently found a convincing bottom this morning, though that bottom no longer looks nearly as convincing as it did a couple of hours ago. There are no economic reports, but today's options expiration is amplifying all price fluctuations. Oil is over $76, gold is over $1,200, and all major indices are higher. The S&P 500 is up 0.8% to 2,069, the Dow is up 0.8% to 17,863 and the Nasdaq is up 0.7% to 4,734.
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