In this May 16, 2011 photo, specialist Patrick T. Murphy works his post on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A Wall Street rally spurred by an upswing in commodity prices helped push ... more 
In this May 16, 2011 photo, specialist Patrick T. Murphy works his post on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A Wall Street rally spurred by an upswing in commodity prices helped push European shares higher Thursday, May 19, while Japan's slide into recession after a devastating tsunami in March kept Asian gains in check. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By David Karp
Thu, May 19, 2011 7:42 AM EDT