The stock market today continued to trim early losses in afternoon trade, aided by a bounce in oil prices. The S&P 500 recovered to a 0.1% gain after dipping 0.7%. The Nasdaq whittled a 1% decline to 0.1%. The Dow swung out of its earlier losses and rose 0.2%, with Exxon-Mobil (NYSE: XOM), Pfizer (NYSE: PFE)…