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Natural gas down 32% in 2014

Natural gas for February delivery settled down 20.5 cents, or 6.6%, to $2.889/mmBtu on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the lowest settlement price since Sept. 24, 2012. Stockpiles now stand at 3.22 trillion cubic feet, 7.8% above last year’s level

Natural gas in bear market

Natural gas for January delivery ended down 17.8 cents, or 4.9%, at $3.464 a million British thermal units on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the lowest settlement since Nov. 4, 2013. With Friday’s sell-off, the contract is down 23% from

Natural gas rallies on ‘polar outbreak’ forecast

Cold weather boosts consumption of natural gas, which heats about half the homes in the country. This winter’s first bout of cold weather is raising expectations for a repeat of last year, when frigid temperatures spurred record gas demand. On

US natural gas slips 3.5%

Natural gas for November delivery fell 14.1 cents, or 3.5 percent, to settle at $3.898 per million British thermal units on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the biggest one-day decline since Sept. 2. Volume for all futures traded was 16

Natural gas: bullish US inventory numbers

The price of natural gas increased by 1.6% to 4.48 dollars per million British thermal units (Btu) following the publication of disappointing weekly inventory. According to the EIA, natural gas inventories in the United States have declined by 57 billion cubic

Natural gas: what is going on?

In one of the most volatile, whip-sawed commodity markets in recent memory, March natural gas prices tumbled this week, in part due to simple “winter end” profit taking, and the fact shale production increases will come back to haunt this

Natural gas futures up on cold weather forecast

Natural gas futures rose Monday, climbing for the fourth straight session, as traders bet that a powerful winter storm moving toward the East Coast, along with a recent cold spell, would boost demand for the heating fuel. Natural gas for

Natural gas down on raised US production forecast

Natural gas for December delivery fell 5.1 cents to settle at $3.566 per million British thermal units in New York yesterday, breaking a six-day streak of gains, after prices on Tuesday rose to $3.617, the highest closing price since Oct.30. Natural gas futures