01/25/2010 12:12 PM
The natural gas storage surplus has dwindled and this has brought fear and uncertainty into the marketplace. Fear and uncertainty usually leads to higher price levels.
01/22/2010 09:05 PM
While natural gas supplies are sufficient, new weather forecasts calling for severe cold in February are still pushing natural gas prices higher.
01/12/2010 11:58 AM
With natural gas production more than ample to meet demand, natural gas prices will remain low in 2010.
01/08/2010 12:40 PM
Physical prices reflect the current colder weather, but natural gas NYMEX prices are taking into account weather forecasts that show that above normal temperatures are just around the corner for th...
01/07/2010 08:36 PM
The natural gas market has been extremely indecisive thus far in 2010. Price rallies or price declines seem to last just one day.
01/05/2010 11:48 AM
Natural gas prices have rallied on colder weather, but the rally is giving producers an opportunity to hedge their sale price, which will keep production levels higher.
11/17/2009 02:44 PM
Natural Gas Prices to be Driven by El Nino Conditions and Storage.
11/16/2009 03:37 PM
The front-month natural gas futures contract price on the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) tends to hit a first quarter low....
11/13/2009 11:00 AM
Given the moderate weather and the state of the economy, natural gas storage inventories are expected to end the injection season at record levels.
11/12/2009 03:21 PM
11/11/2009 08:14 PM
Natural gas prices are expected to remain very weak until there is a shift in temperatures to cause storage withdrawals to occur.
10/27/2009 11:50 AM
As temperatures have moderated, both cash prices and NYMEX natural gas prices have weakened. However, winter is around the corner so this price weakness is just a temporary situation.
10/26/2009 10:00 AM
Right now, fear is the primary driver of natural gas prices, but as fears dissipate, natural gas prices will again be poised to fall even if winter is colder than normal.
10/23/2009 11:33 AM
The price gap between physical natural gas prices and the front-month natural gas NYMEX price was once greater than $2 per MMBtu. That price gap has entirely disappeared as physical prices and NYM...
10/22/2009 10:49 AM
Several nuclear outages and the anticipation of lower storage injection is helping to support physical natural gas prices. However, this is the time for a seasonal rally in natural gas prices so a...
10/21/2009 09:40 AM
Tropical disturbances, a lower-than-expected storage injection, and technical short-covering are moving natural gas prices higher. This is the time for a seasonal rally in natural gas prices so an...
10/20/2009 09:00 AM
Rising crude oil prices and fears over the upcoming winter continue to push natural gas prices higher. However, with storage inventories already at record levels and three weeks remaining in the i...
10/19/2009 12:17 PM
The colder weather is helping to push up natural gas NYMEX prices and believe it or not, that is actually a good thing.
10/16/2009 10:15 AM
With the rebound in drilling, the supply/demand balance is not expected to tighten dramatically. Plus, there is plenty of uncompleted wells and shut-in gas that can return to the market to balanc...
10/15/2009 11:00 AM
Weakness in the U.S. Dollar is driving crude oil prices significantly higher and this trend isn’t expected to change in the near future. Meanwhile, natural gas prices are paying no attention to th...