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NatGas Cash Little Changed, But June Contract Exits Weaker Than May

NatGas Cash Little Changed, But June Contract Exits Weaker Than May

Natural gas for Friday delivery moved little as traders, for the most part, got their deals done before the morning’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) inventory report.

May 26, 2016

NatGas Cash, Futures Retreat Ahead of May Contract Expiration

Natural gas for delivery Wednesday slumped as a weak power environment offered little incentive to make incremental purchases and the about-to-expire May futures contract eased as traders anticipated a closer convergence to the physical Henry Hub quote as well as the expected release of storage data showing an increasing storage surplus.

April 26, 2016

NatGas Cash, Futures Retreat Ahead of May Contract Expiration

Natural gas for delivery Wednesday slumped as a weak power environment offered little incentive to make incremental purchases and the about-to-expire May futures contract eased as traders anticipated a closer convergence to the physical Henry Hub quote as well as the expected release of storage data showing an increasing storage surplus.

April 26, 2016
NatGas Cash Eases, But Futures Barely Move After Fresh Storage Data

NatGas Cash Eases, But Futures Barely Move After Fresh Storage Data

Physical natural gas for Friday delivery slipped lower as traders hunkered down and got their deals done ahead of the Energy Information Administration (EIA) inventory report.

April 21, 2016
NatGas Cash Eases, But Futures Barely Move After Fresh Storage Data

NatGas Cash Eases, But Futures Barely Move After Fresh Storage Data

Physical natural gas for Friday delivery slipped lower as traders hunkered down and got their deals done ahead of the Energy Information Administration (EIA) inventory report.

April 21, 2016
Weak Northeast Tugs NatGas Cash Lower; Futures Pummeled by Soft Storage Data

Weak Northeast Tugs NatGas Cash Lower; Futures Pummeled by Soft Storage Data

Very little black ink was going around natural gas trading desks Thursday, as both next day gas and futures took it on the chin, with soft power pricing and weather forecasts in major eastern markets expecting temperatures to surge well above normal on Friday.

January 14, 2016
Long-Term Support Looming, Yet January NatGas Drops A Nickel

Long-Term Support Looming, Yet January NatGas Drops A Nickel

In physical trading Thursday for Friday delivery, natural gas market points in the crosshairs of a broad storm system expected to rake the Rockies and move eastward proved resilient as other points weakened.

December 10, 2015

Physical NatGas Posts Gains While Futures Hold Steady

Next-day gas traded modestly higher Tuesday as brief cold weather patterns were expected to traverse the country without generating any meaningful and long-lasting cold.

December 1, 2015

Cash NatGas Gains; Futures Can’t Handle 4 Tcf Storage; December Drops 7 Cents

Physical gas for Friday delivery proved far stronger than floundering futures in Thursday’s trading.

November 19, 2015

Bulls Can’t Get A Break Following Lean Storage Build

The relentless build in natural gas storage continued Thursday with the release of government figures showing a thinner build than traders were expecting. Natural gas futures rose but quickly subsided following the release.

October 22, 2015