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Here is a daily recap of the S&P 500 broken down by sector followed by sector heat map after Oil Plus Tech Help Stocks Climb Higher. Stocks in heat map are based on the top 10 holdings of each sector ETF. Click on each picture to zoom in. Below is a summary of today’s action on Wall Street provided by CNBC:

http://www.cnbc.com/2017/05/15/us-markets.html

The S&P 500 rose 0.48% as Oil Plus Tech Help Stocks Climb Higher. Each of the ten sectors gained less than 1% led by materials (XLB) +0.87%. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq composite closed at record highs on Monday after a rise in tech and oil prices. (CNBC) The S&P climbed about 0.5 percent, with materials leading advancers. Energy was also among the best performers after a sharp rise in crude prices. (CNBC)

West Texas Intermediate futures spiked 2.11 percent to settle at $48.85 per barrel after the Russian and Saudi energy ministers said the two countries agreed to extend a production cut until March 2018. (CNBC) The Nasdaq, meanwhile, was led higher by a rise in large-cap tech stocks, including Facebook and Alphabet. Shares of tech giant Apple also hit record highs. (CNBC) The Dow Jones industrial average also closed higher as Cisco Systems’ stock popped on the back of a massive cyberattack. A “ransomware” virus dubbed WannaCry hit 200,000 in more than 100 countries on Friday. (CNBC) The virus locked up computers in car factories, hospitals and schools. (CNBC)

Credit: Sector Graph provided by Sector SPDR app. Sector breakdown provided by Charles Schwab. Sector heat map provided by finviz. Information Credit: News Headlines and quotes were taken from CNBC in the writing of this post.

5/15/17

S&P 500 Sector Graph

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S&P 500 (SPY)

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Consumer Discretionary (XLY)

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Consumer Staples (XLP)

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Energy (XLE)

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Financials (XLF)

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Real Estate (XLRE)

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Healthcare (XLV)

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Industrials (XLI)

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Materials (XLB)

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Technology (XLK)

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Utilities (XLU)

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S&P 500 Sector Heat Map

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