Bcf/D

Cooler, Seasonal Conditions Yet to Arrive; December Called 4 Cents Lower

December natural gas is expected to open 4 cents lower Friday morning at $3.03 as traders factor in warm, breezy conditions over the weekend and a GWHDD count in the 11-15 day period well below normal. Overnight oil markets retreated.

October 28, 2016
Western Canada Awaiting Surfeit of Natural Gas as Three Pipeline Projects Inch Forward

Western Canada Awaiting Surfeit of Natural Gas as Three Pipeline Projects Inch Forward

Three natural gas pipeline projects that combined would carry up to 3.7 Bcf/d to Western Canada are racing toward regulatory approval, but if all three pass muster, it could be the worst possible outcome for shippers, an analysis indicates.

October 14, 2016
Haynesville Positioned For Rebound, BP Exec Says

Haynesville Positioned For Rebound, BP Exec Says

If U.S. energy demand and production take off some time in the next 12 to 18 months, a potential beneficiary is the Haynesville Shale in Louisiana, which is near Mexico export markets and liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminals.

October 14, 2016

Access to Global LNG Trade Necessary to Bolster Canadian NatGas Development

Only a breakthrough into global trade in liquefied natural gas (LNG) can pull Canadian supply development out of the doldrums, a senior economics agency in the industry capital of Calgary said.

September 27, 2016

Heat, Nuclear Outages, Production Setbacks, ‘Oh My’; October Seen 3 Cents Higher

October natural gas is set to open 3 cents higher Wednesday morning at $3.08 as traders mull the continued convergence of warm weather, nuclear outages and production losses. Overnight oil markets rose.

September 21, 2016
The Worst May Be Over, But NatGas Recovery Will Be Slow, Sometimes Painful

The Worst May Be Over, But NatGas Recovery Will Be Slow, Sometimes Painful

While it seems the natural gas and oil industry is convinced that the worst is over and markets are on their way to a comeback, the only certainty is that the road to recovery is going to be a long, bumpy one.

August 19, 2016
Production From Big Seven Plays to Continue Decline in August, EIA Says

Production From Big Seven Plays to Continue Decline in August, EIA Says

Oil and natural gas production from the nation’s seven largest unconventional plays, which has been on a downward trend since last fall, will slip again in August, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

July 19, 2016
EIA Bumps 2016 NatGas Price Forecast Higher: $2.36/MMBtu

EIA Bumps 2016 NatGas Price Forecast Higher: $2.36/MMBtu

Henry Hub natural gas spot prices reached a nine-month high in June, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), which bumped its forecast for 2016 prices up to $2.36/MMBtu, with 2017 prices expected to average $2.95/MMBtu.

July 12, 2016

Traders Mulling Two Weeks of Heat, Yet August Called A Penny Lower

August natural gas is set to open a penny lower Friday morning at $2.77 even though traders are factoring in expected higher demand over the next two weeks. Overnight oil markets rose.

July 8, 2016

Raymond James Joins NatGas Bulls, Sees Stronger Prices Through 2018

Falling supplies and healthy demand have led Raymond James & Associates Inc. to join other gas bulls by raising its 2016 Henry Hub forecast and lifting the outlook for 2017 and 2018.

July 5, 2016