The Dow (DIA +0.8%) hangs on to a triple-digit gain a bit more than an hour before the bell even...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Dow (DIA +0.8%) hangs on to a triple-digit gain a bit more than an hour before the bell even as Treasury yields continue to climb, the 10-year at 2.59% and the long bond at 3.61%. The day's strongest sector is the financials (XLF +1.9%) led by the TBTFs Bank of America, JPMorgan, and Ciitgroup all up 2.5%-4%.