Into The Vortex – Natural Gas Outlook

Natural gas futures continue to fall from Panic highs with withdrawal into it’s first weeks. Last week EIA reported a draw of -59Bcf of working gas in storage. U.S. LNG exports of LNG continue to grow with weather pressures continuing globally EIA’s Weekly Gas Storage Report. Report Date: 12/2/2021 Via TradersCommunity.com Release Time: Thursday 12/9/2021 10:30 a.m. ET Market Expectations Actual  – Bcf Prior -59 Bcf Consensus Forecast -67 Bcf Cons. Range: -51 to -76 Bcf Last Year: -4 Bcf … Continue reading “Into The Vortex – Natural Gas Outlook”

Traders Market Weekly: When The Rubber Meets The Road

December 4 – 9 2021 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… Omicron, Fear and Inflation The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Part A: Stock markets Part B: Bonds Fed and Banks Part C: Commodities Energy – Oil and Gas Gold and Silver Part D: Foreign Exchange Geopolitics and Economics Economy Week ahead Editorial This week saw a flow on from last, investors being … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: When The Rubber Meets The Road”

Into The Vortex – EIA Reports -59Bcf Draw in Natural Gas Storage

Natural gas storage had it’s second withdrawal of the season. Last week EIA reported a draw of -59Bcf of working gas in storage. U.S. LNG exports of LNG continue to grow with weather pressures continuing globally EIA’s Weekly Gas Storage Report. Report Date: 11/26/2021 Via TradersCommunity.com Release Time: Thursday 12/2/2021 10:30 a.m. ET Market Expectations Actual  – Bcf Prior -21 Bcf Consensus Forecast -21  Bcf Cons. Range: -51 to -66 Bcf Last Year: -4 Bcf 5 Year Average: -31 Bcf  … Continue reading “Into The Vortex – EIA Reports -59Bcf Draw in Natural Gas Storage”

Traders Market Weekly: Omicron, Fed & Jobs

November 28 – December 3, 2021 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… Omicron, Fed and Jobs The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Part A: Stock markets Part B: Bonds Fed and Banks Part C: Commodities Energy – Oil and Gas Gold and Silver Part D: Foreign Exchange Geopolitics and Economics Economy Week ahead Editorial With America coming out of it’s annual Thanksgiving slumber … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: Omicron, Fed & Jobs”

Into The Vortex – EIA Reports First Withdrawal of Season in Natural Gas Storage

Natural gas storage had it’s first withdrawal of the season. Last week EIA reported a draw of -21Bcf of working gas in storage. U.S. LNG exports of LNG continue to grow with weather pressures continuing globally EIA’s Weekly Gas Storage Report. Report Date: 11/10/2021 Via TradersCommunity.com Release Time: Thursday 11/18/2021 10:30 a.m. ET Market Expectations Actual  -21 Bcf Prior +26 Bcf Consensus Forecast -21  Bcf Cons. Range: -31 to -12 Bcf Last Year: -11 Bcf 5 Year Average: -44 Bcf  … Continue reading “Into The Vortex – EIA Reports First Withdrawal of Season in Natural Gas Storage”

Traders Market Weekly: Thanksgiving, Fed & PMI

November 21 – 27, 2021 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… Thanksgiving, Fed Chair and Flash PMI’s The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Part A: Stock markets Part B: Bonds Fed and Banks Part C: Commodities Energy – Oil and Gas Gold and Silver Part D: Foreign Exchange Geopolitics and Economics Economy Week ahead Editorial It was a tale of two markets this … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: Thanksgiving, Fed & PMI”

US Energy Producers Facing $5 to 10 Billion in Hedging Losses Due To Soaring Natural Gas Prices

The soaring natural gas prices have led to massive hedging losses a report by consultancy Rystad Energy shows at current prices of Henry Hub. The significant rise in hedged volume since the second quarter of 2021 was primarily driven by operators including Southwestern $SWN, Chesapeake $CHK, Range Resources $RRC and Comstock Resources $CRK. The Rystad analysis focus is on a peer group of shale-gas-focused producers that accounts for 35% of unconventional gas production and about 53% of shale gas production … Continue reading “US Energy Producers Facing $5 to 10 Billion in Hedging Losses Due To Soaring Natural Gas Prices”

Solar Generation To Rise To 20% From 3% of U.S. electricity By 2050 EIA Forecasts

The EIA nade a series of forecasts for the likely share of solar power for US electricity over the next thirty years. In 2020 solar power accounted for 3% of U.S. electricity generation from all sources. The agency forecasts that solar will account for 20% of U.S. electricity generation in 2050. EIA US Solar Power Projections Solar power accounted for 3% Solar will account for 4% in 2021 5% in 2022. 14% in 2035 20% in 2050 via EIA Electric Power … Continue reading “Solar Generation To Rise To 20% From 3% of U.S. electricity By 2050 EIA Forecasts”

Into The Vortex – EIA Reports Build of 83 Bcf in Natural Gas Storage

Natural gas futures has fallen sharply since retesting $5.80 to $4.80 ahead of  EIA reporting a build of +26Bcf of working gas in storage. U.S. LNG exports of LNG continue to grow with weather pressures continuing globally EIA’s Weekly Gas Storage Report. Report Date: 11/10/2021 Via TradersCommunity.com Release Time: Thursday 11/18/2021 10:30 a.m. ET Market Expectations Actual  +26  Bcf Prior +7 Bcf Consensus Forecast +22 Bcf Cons. Range: +07 to +15 Bcf Last Year: +36 Bcf 5 Year Average: +53 Bcf  … Continue reading “Into The Vortex – EIA Reports Build of 83 Bcf in Natural Gas Storage”

Exxon Puts Texas Barnett Shale Gas Properties Up For Sale

Exxon Mobil on Monday put it’s Barnett Shale holdings that include 2,700 wells across about 182,000 acres in North Texas up for sale. The producing properties are valued at between $400 million and $500 million, according a person familiar with the matter Reuters said. Barnett Shale was the site the first horizontally drilled shale wells. Exxon is in a position to take advantage of skyrocketing natural gas properties across the world. U.S. gas prices are up 75% year to date, … Continue reading “Exxon Puts Texas Barnett Shale Gas Properties Up For Sale”