Stocks are off a bit from their first-hour spike but still marking gains across the board at...

|By:, SA News Editor

Stocks are off a bit from their first-hour spike but still marking gains across the board at midday. DJIA +1.1% to 8537. S&P +1% to 929. Nasdaq +1.1% to 1856. Crude -1.4% to $69; Gold +1.6% to $942.