Despite today's strong manufacturing numbers, it's all about rising oil and its potential to...

|By:, SA News Editor

Despite today's strong manufacturing numbers, it's all about rising oil and its potential to curb consumer spending, as cyclical stocks continue to sell off: CAT -2.4%, DE -1.4%, DD -2.3%, [BA]] -2.2%. Defensive growth stocks holding steady: KO +1.5%, MRK +0.3%, PFE +0.2%, PG -0.2%.