Financials and energy stocks are among this morning's leading sectors after dragging the bottom...

|About: Financial Select Sector SPD... (XLF)|By:, SA News Editor

Financials and energy stocks are among this morning's leading sectors after dragging the bottom in the prior session. Financials fell almost 5% yesterday but are up sharply today (XLF +1.8%), led by Mastercard (MA +8.3%) after reporting a strong Q3; Visa (V +2.9%) shares also jump. Energy stocks (XLE +1.9%) also rise after yesterday's 3% loss.