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Dollar downturn causing Metals to surge

Just past 130, NASDAQ holding earlier gains, up 0.50%, while both S&P and DJIA higher by 0.20-.30%.  Small-caps and Transports both outperforming today.  Breadth only a tad over 2/1 positive, not great, but volume even up less.. Around 3/2 into Advancing v Declining shares-  Yields largely unchanged.. Though higher abroad.. And US Dollar making sharp decline lower which is helping Metals stocks today, while both Silver and Gold turn higher -  Materials the best performing sector up 1.72% while Industirals up .50% and only 3 down sectors led by Utilties, lower by nearly 1% while Discretionary and Healthcare both down 0.25%.  -  Early pullback attempt in S&P held at 2710 and proved to be a good buying oppty while upside resistance occurred at 2725 and still an area of interest if hit this afternoon-   Market trend remains resilient over last couple days  but bigger development today concerns the Downturn in USD and what might be in store for commodities-  Within Healthcare, MYL, ILMN, GILD, WAT, UHS all higher by 1-4%,  while on downside- VRTX, BMY, ABBV, ALXN, HOLX, CNC, UNH, PDCO, JNJ, REGN all of which are DOWN 1% or more.  Let me know if you have questions

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