Energy Calendar for Crude Oil and Natural Gas Traders

Important events on the energy calendar  

The energy sector contributed to ~6.6% of the S&P 500 (SPY) (SPX-INDEX) on April 21, 2017. Crude oil and natural gas are major parts of the energy sector. Oil and gas producers’ earnings such as Apache (APA), Noble Energy (NBL), Northern Oil & Gas (NOG), and Triangle Petroleum (TPLM) depend on crude oil (ERY) (DIG) (ERX) and natural gas (FCG) (BOIL) (GASL) prices. For the latest updates on crude oil prices, read Part 1 and Part 4 of this series.

Energy Calendar for Crude Oil and Natural Gas Traders

Crude oil and natural gas prices are driven by catalysts such as inventories and supply and demand data. Let’s take a look at some important events for the energy sector this week.

Tuesday, April 25:

Wednesday, April 26:

Thursday, April 27:

Friday, April 28:

  • Baker Hughes will release the US crude oil rig count.
  • Baker Hughes will release the US natural gas rig count.

In the next part, we’ll take a look at the crude oil market’s highs and lows in the last 15 months.