In Wednesday morning trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 27 points, or 0.21 percent, to 13,195.

The Nasdaq was up 40 points, or 0.01 percent, to 3,016.

The S&P 500 was up 2 points, or 0.14 percent, to 1,403.

The LABJ Stock Index was up 1 point, or 0.7 percent, to 137.