September Futures Expire Higher Following Morning Dip

With Tropical Storm Ernesto still holding a north-northwesterly track, the expiring September natural gas futures contract explored lower price levels for a majority of Tuesday before a late short-covering rally pushed values higher. September natural gas ended up expiring at $6.816, up 34.4 cents, while October natural gas finished the day 6.4 cents higher at $6.876.

August 30, 2006