During the Asian session on Friday, futures prices for WTI oil declined.
On the New York Mercantile Exchange, WTI crude futures for July delivery traded at $70.42 a barrel, down 0.28% at the time of this comment.
The lowest price during the session was a dollar per barrel. WTI found support at $66.80 and resistance at $70.96.
Futures on the USD index, which reflects the ratio of the US dollar to a basket of six major currencies, rose 0.13% and traded at $101.85.
In other ICE-traded commodities, Brent oil futures for August delivery fell 0.29% to $75.45 a barrel, while the spread between Brent and WTI contracts was $5.03 a barrel. barrel.