Heads up to the release of weekly crude oil inventories at 17:30 MT!
Oil spikes on the tweet by Iran's foreign minister
The tweet by Iran's foreign minister increased the possibility of tensions in the region. It pushed the oil prices up.
On H4, Brent's price has tested the $65.2 level. If this level is broken, the next support will lie at $65.76. From the downside, the first support will lie at $63.46. After that, bears will pay attention to the $63 level.
WTI has touched the resistance at $59.42. If it is broken, the next level will lie at $59.85. Bears will be focused on the downward movement to the $57.80 level (50-period SMA). The next support will lie at $57.2.
Australia will publish the level of employment change and the unemployment rate at 3:30 MT on October 17.
The escalation of the US-China trade dispute and the Brexit uncertainties keep affecting the market. Read more!
The reports that the UK and the EU are close to complete a draft Brexit deal have pushed the British pound higher.