MARKET UPDATE

[BRIEFING.COM] The afternoon session wears on and there hasn't been a lot of change in today's tone.  Things are mixed with blue-chip averages underperforming, although the small-cap Russell 2000 (-0.1%) has been unable to hold an earlier gain that had it up as much as 0.6%.

Every sector is in the red at the moment, implying that relative strength at this point is couched more in terms of which sectors are down the least rather than which sectors are up the most.

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