US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher as oil prices continue rise
* Brent crude set for best 4-day run in a month
* Exxon, Chevron up more than 1 pct
* Yum Brands slumps 16 pct on China worries
* Futures up: Dow 96 pts, S&P 11 pts, Nasdaq 34.25 pts (Adds details, comments, updates prices)
By Abhiram Nandakumar
Oct 7 (Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open higher on Wednesday as crude oil prices rose for the fourth day in a row, with Brent crude on track to post its best 4-day run in more than a month.
Brent crude and U.S. light crude were up nearly 2 percent after data showed a fall in U.S. inventories after two years of surplus.
Shares of Dow components Exxon and Chevron were up more than 1 percent premarket. The S&P energy index was the biggest gainer on Tuesday among the 10 major S&P sectors.
Global stocks were also boosted on Wednesday by mining and energy shares as investors bought into the prospect of continued support from the world's central banks. Continuación...