Stocks are still up big at midday, but the S&P backed off its charge at 1,000 and ...

|By:, SA News Editor

Stocks are still up big at midday, but the S&P backed off its charge at 1,000 and  Nasdaq retreated below 2,000. DJIA +1.7% to 9228; S&P +1.9% to 994; Nasdaq +1.4% to 1995. Crude bouncing back from yesterday's selloff, +4.9% to $66.47. Gold +0.8%.