Wall Street rises as earnings jitters recede and oil rebounds

April 15, 2015 5:31 PM

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Wall Street rises as earnings jitters recede and oil rebounds

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, fueled by gains in the energy sector and speculation that upcoming first-quarter earnings reports might not be quite as bad as previously thought.

All 10 major S&P 500 sectors rose, with the energy index up 1.89 percent. U.S. crude jumped more than 4 percent after a lower-than-expected build of crude stockpiles in the United States.

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