This is a broad based sell off today in all of the major stock market indexes. Traders and investors are selling off most of the recent stock market leaders. The integrated energy stocks are all declining sharply lower this afternoon as Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM), Chevron Corp. (NYSE:CVX), and ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) are trading lower by 3.00 percent.
The financial stocks are all trading lower by nearly 2.00 percent. Leading financial stocks such as Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC), and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) remain weak intra-day.
The technology sector is once again selling off across the board. The only leading tech stocks that seem to be posting gains this afternoon are F5 Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV), and Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX).