Daily, Weekly and Bidweek Prices are in U.S.$/MMBtu except for locations in the Canada section which are in Cdn$/GJ. The deals column represents the number of transaction reports used by NGI in the calculation of the price and the volume column, while the sum of the volume of those deals, in thousand MMBtus/day. For more information, please see NGI's Price Methodology.
Forward Prices are expressed in U.S.$/MMBtu and based on indicative data obtained from traders, exchanges and deals provided by energy companies. "Fixed Price" represent the forward prices of gas delivered for each reference period at the various locations/hubs. "Basis Price" represent the differential, for each reference period, between the Henry Hub and various locations/hubs. The Summer and Winter prices are simple averages of Apr-Oct (7 months) and Nov-Mar (5 months) respectively. "Bal Smr" and "Bal Wtr" prices represent simple averages of the remaining months in those seasonal strips (after at least one month has passed). For daily updates of these data in monthly bullets going out 5 years, contact sales at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Perryville index is comprised of the following: 1.) All interconnects that make up CenterPoint Energy’s Perryville Hub, including paper/logical deals at the Perryville Hub Trading Point (PTP). As of July 2012, CenterPoint listed Perryville Hub interconnects with the following pipelines: ANR, Columbia Gulf, Gulf South, Midcontinent Express, Midla, Mississippi River Transmission, Southeast Supply Header, Southern Natural, Tennessee, Texas Eastern, Texas Gas, and Trunkline, with a future connection to the Perryville Gas Storage facility; 2.) All points that comprise Boardwalk’s (Gulf South Pipeline) Perryville Exchange Service (PXS), which is comprised of all locations that make up the “Exchange Area” of Gulf South’s 42” expansion line. The Exchange Area extends from the discharge side of the Vixen Compressor Station in Ouachita Parish, LA to the suction side of the Tallulah Compressor Station in Madison Parish, LA; and 3.) Other pipeline interconnects between Northeast Ouachita Parish, LA and the suction side of the Gulf South Tallulah Compressor Station that do not involve CenterPoint Energy Gas Transmission or Gulf South Pipeline. Such other points include interconnects among, but not limited to: ANR, Columbia Gulf, Gulf Crossing, Midcontinent Express, Midla, Mississippi River Transmission, Southeast Supply Header, Southern Natural, Tennessee, Texas Eastern, Texas Gas, Tiger Pipeline, and Trunkline.
Some above-normal May temperatures offered a slight boost for natural gas spot prices during the week ended Friday, while storage deficits helped bulls gain ground in the futures market despite a larger-than-average injection; the NGI Weekly National Spot Gas Average climbed 7 cents to $2.38.
Natural gas futures inched lower Friday after trading in a fairly narrow range, with the market continuing to piece together a storage picture that could see deficits persist deep into the summer. In the spot market, prices fell across markets in the West as Midwest points strengthened following recent declines; the NGI National Spot Gas Average slipped a penny to $2.33/MMBtu.
Natural gas futures pulled back slightly Tuesday as analysts pointed to the potential for prices to retreat further ahead of an Energy Information Administration (EIA) report expected to show a larger-than-average storage injection. In the spot market, hotter temperatures supported higher prices in Texas and the Midwest, while Appalachia continued to show volatility coinciding with maintenance in the region; the NGI National Spot Gas Average added a nickel to $2.44/MMBtu.
Natural gas futures inched lower Tuesday, with bears and bulls both struggling to gain the upper hand amid the competing influences of production growth and storage deficits. In the spot market, with moderate shoulder season weather in full swing across much of the Lower 48, most regional averages finished within a few pennies of even; the NGI National Spot Gas Average climbed 2 cents to $2.35/MMBtu.
Natural gas futures rebounded Monday after trading on both sides of even, with the market continuing to weigh production growth against storage deficits as May forecasts hint at cooling demand potential.
With generally moderate May weather equating to a lack of significant heating or cooling demand during the week ended Friday, natural gas spot prices trended lower; theNGI Weekly National Spot Gas Average fell 11 cents to $2.32/MMBtu.
The Energy Information Administration (EIA) ushered in the start of injection season Thursday with a ...
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