Oil is up , thanks to sabre rattling about Iran war. Iran

Oil futures started 2020 with a modest gain on Thursday, as traders eyed developments in the Middle East and weighed prospects for crude supply disruptions in the region. – https://www.marketwatch.com

Crude oil prices skyrocketed and U.S. stock market futures fell on Thursday night following news that a top Iranian general and an Iraqi militia’s deputy commander were killed in a U.S. airstrike at Baghdad’s airport. war moves the crude oil prices @ marketwatch.com