Stocks secured new intraday records as President Donald Trump again made vague references to a forthcoming tax reform plan. The president said a "massive" plan would be released in the "not-too-distant future." Domestic crude inventories rose at a steeper pace than anticipated. The Energy Information Administration reported an increase of 9.5 million barrels to U.S. stockpiles last week. Yahoo! (YHOO) jumped this morning on reports Verizon (VZ) - Get Report had reached a revised deal to acquire the Internet company. Verizon is reportedly close to making the new deal public. The acquisition was in jeopardy after a string of hacks left Yahoo vulnerable. Fortress Investment (FIG) rocketed higher after Softbank agreed to buy the asset manager for $3.3 billion. The per-share offer values Fortress at a 39% premium to its close at the beginning of the week.