The regular session saw a fairly broad rally. If Janet Yellen's goal was to keep the markets calm while still talking about rate increases down the road, she accomplished that goal.
There were almost two stocks advancing for every one declining at the NYSE.
The only shortfall is the Dow Transports, still not at new highs.
And while the NASDAQ is still just short of its historic closing high (5,048 on March 10, 2000), the NASDAQ--I mean the stock-- is at an historic high. In fact, Intercontinental Exchange , owner of the NYSE, is also at an historic high. CME is at the highest level since 2008.
Among sectors, many of the biggest names in the S&P 500 are at least at 52-week highs: