Rockets fired at Iraqi airbase hosting U.S. forces, reports say

Jan. 07, 2020 6:58 PM ETSPDR S&P 500 Trust ETF (SPY), USO, VOO, OIL-OLD, UWT, IVV, SH, UCO, SDS, SSO, DWT, SPXL, UPRO, BNOSPY, UCO, IVV, USO, SH, SSO, SDS, OIL-OLD, SPXL, UPRO, BNO, VOO, UWT, DWTBy: Carl Surran, SA News Editor250 Comments
  • Dow Jones futures fell more than 250 points following reports that rockets were fired at Al Asad airbase in western Iraq, which houses U.S. troops.
  • U.S. oil futures +3.6% to $64.97/bbl, and spot gold +1.3% to $1,595.40/oz., according to CNBC.
  • Iranian state TV reportedly says the attack is a revenge operation over last week's U.S. strike that killed Gen. Soleimani.
  • There's no information yet on any damage or casualties from the attack.
  • ETFs: SPY, USO, VOO, OIL, UWT, IVV, SH, UCO, SDS, SSO, DWT, SPXL, UPRO, BNO

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