At 9:10 a.m. ET DOW futures are -3 and the price of oil per barrel is down now below $50. The market is poised to open in the flat area.
The stock market has had a solid 8 year run. People are pointing to today as the 8 year Bull Market run anniversary. It started with Obama.
CNN: Happy birthday! Bull market in stocks turns 8 today by Matt Egan
"The mood today versus eight years ago is quite dramatic. It's polar-opposite. Back then, nobody wanted to buy stocks," said Joe Quinlan, chief investment strategist at U.S. Trust.