Futures marginally lower; turmoil in Iraq continues

|By:, SA News Editor

The story is oil which has risen to a 9-month high behind the escalating violence in Iraq, with Iranian forces joining those from Iraq to combat Sunni militants and the White House considering returning to military action in the country. WTI crude +0.4% to $107 per barrel.

Europe's Stoxx 50 -0.7%, and Asia was mostly higher overnight.

The 10-year Treasury yield is flat at 2.6% and gold is flat at $1,274 per ounce.

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