The threat of U.S. military action in Syria has put pressure on stock prices and sent oil higher. But if history holds, the actual start of an intervention would quickly reverse those moves.
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Moneysaver / News
Oil prices rose roughly 3%, as the U.S. government and its allies consider a military strike on Syria following the country’s suspected use of chemical weapons.
U.S. gas prices showed their smallest increase since early January — and may be nearing or past their peak if the price of crude oil holds steady, according to a national survey published Sunday.