Southwestern Energy Co

Most Recent

  • Why the summer heat wave supports natural gas prices
    Energy & Utilities

    Why the summer heat wave supports natural gas prices

    A heat wave that has persisted in the US has helped to lift natural gas prices.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///COP Q Post Revenues
    Earnings Report

    Why Did ConocoPhillips’s Revenue Grow in 1Q18?

    For 1Q18, ConocoPhillips (COP) reported revenues of ~$9.0 billion—higher than analysts’ consensus of ~$8.8 billion.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Why natural gas rigs aren’t likely to rise much through year-end

    Natural gas rigs remain down since the beginning of the year, with no major catalyst for them to increase in the medium term.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Must-know: Environmentalists’ views on coal and natural gas

    Natural gas has gained market share for use in power generation. Learn about the drivers of this trend and the consequences of increased natural gas use.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///Natural gas Production
    Energy & Utilities

    Why cold weather warms natural gas investors

    Last week, natural gas prices didn’t increase despite forecasts for cooler weather. The forecast called for weather that would be cooler, but not cold enough to cause freezing temperatures.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///SWN_WU_F Hedge Funds
    Energy & Utilities

    Are Hedge Funds Accumulating Southwestern Energy Stock?

    In 4Q17, 25 hedge funds were buyers of Southwestern Energy (SWN) stock, and 42 hedge funds were sellers.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Cold weather and bullish inventories boosted natural gas prices

    Natural gas prices rose last week in response to a bullish inventory report and expected cold weather.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Why higher natural gas rig counts may be a positive signal

    U.S. natural gas rigs remain elevated 10% since late June.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///industry _
    Earnings Report

    Occidental Petroleum’s 4Q17 Pre-Earnings Update

    Occidental Petroleum (OXY) is set to report its 4Q17 and fiscal 2017 earnings on February 13, 2018. For 4Q17, OXY’s current consensus net income estimate is ~$275.0 million.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///SGY Q Post Debt
    Earnings Report

    A Must-Know: Stone Energy’s Debt Restructuring Plans

    On September 30, 2016, Stone Energy’s (SGY) total debt stood at ~$1.4 billion. With only ~$182 million in cash and cash equivalents, SGY’s net debt was ~$1.3 billion at the end of 3Q16.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///natural gas inventories
    Energy & Utilities

    Why investors should closely watch natural gas inventory figures

    Natural gas prices directly affect earnings for gas-weighted producers such as Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK), EQT Corporation (EQT), Southwestern Energy Company (SWN), and Range Resources Corporation (RRC).

    By Keisha Bandz
  • Basic Materials

    Must-know: Why natural gas storage figures matter to investors

    Every week, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (or EIA) reports figures on natural gas inventories, or the amount of natural gas stored in facilities across the U.S.

    By Alex Chamberlin
  • uploads///marketed natural gas production
    Energy & Utilities

    Why natural gas production trends are so important to prices

    Record-high production levels have ensured that adequate supply of natural gas is available before the winter starts. The EIA anticipates that inventory levels will be 3,532 bcf by the end of this month.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///MUR Q Pre EBITDA
    Earnings Report

    Murphy Oil: Analysts’ 4Q16 EBITDA Estimates

    For 4Q16, Wall Street analysts expect Murphy Oil to report EBITDA of ~$261 million—compared to adjusted EBITDA of approximately -$122 million in 4Q15.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Must-know: Why natural gas prices had another strong rally

    Natural gas continued to climb on the week, as the markets expected cold weather to boost demand, a positive short-term and medium-term indicator.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Why names like Southwestern are poised to benefit this winter

    Natural gas producers will see upside from the colder winter, as it has helped to boost natural gas prices.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///DNR Q Pre Capex
    Earnings Report

    Denbury Resources’s Capital Expenditure Guidance

    For fiscal 2016, Denbury Resources (DNR) plans to spend ~$200 million in capital expenditure, which is ~51% lower when compared with fiscal 2015 capital expenditure of ~$407 million.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Natural gas producers declining due to expected warm weather

    Last week temperatures were colder than normal, however, natural gas fell steeply on the week despite this.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///SWN Q Analysts
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Southwestern Energy Is Trading Below Wall Street’s Median Target

    Currently, ~10.0% of Wall Street analysts rate Southwestern Energy (SWN) a “strong buy,” 10.0% rate it a “buy,” and 65.0% rate it a “hold.”

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///peformance of natural gas weighted stocks
    Miscellaneous

    Did Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Outperform Natural Gas?

    Between June 13 and June 20, our equally weighted basket of natural gas–weighted stocks rose 4.6%—compared to a 6.2% rise in natural gas for the same period.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///Percentage of Ethnic Russians in Ukraine
    Energy & Utilities

    The Russia-Ukraine situation’s impact on energy: Key takeaways

    More U.S. gas exports creates more demand for U.S. natural gas, which supports prices and incentivizes greater production. This is positive for upstream producers.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///SWN WU Correlation
    Energy & Utilities

    Is Southwestern Energy Following Natural Gas Price Movements?

    As we saw in the previous part of this series, Southwestern Energy’s (SWN) stock price decreased strongly by ~6.0% for the week ended January 19. Natural gas (UGAZ)(DGAZ)(UNG) prices fell marginally by ~0.5%.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///image
    Miscellaneous

    Natural Gas near $3: Which Gas-Weighted Stocks to Ride?

    On March 6, 2017, natural gas futures contracts for April 2017 delivery closed at $2.9 per MMBtu, which is ~2.6% above the previous closing price.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///oil pump jacks energy industry rig
    Basic Materials

    Where Natural Gas Prices Might Head Next Week

    Natural gas futures are expected to close between $3.24 and $3.85 per MMBtu 68.0% of the time until January 4.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///fdcfcffeccddfd
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Rise Due to Warm Weather Estimates

    On Thursday, September 3, 2015, natural gas prices rallied due to speculation of an increase in demand for natural gas as a result of the warm weather forecast.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///image
    Miscellaneous

    These Gas-Weighted Stocks Could Mirror Natural Gas’s Bearishness

    On April 24, 2017, natural gas futures (UNG) (BOIL) (FCG) contracts for June 2017 delivery closed at $3.16 per MMBtu (million British thermal units).

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///aeafcbaaccddaddaf
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Fell Almost 5% Due to Natural Gas Stocks’ Data

    September natural gas futures contracts fell by 4.91% on August 13, 2015. Prices fell due to a better-than-expected rise in natural gas inventory data.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Will the Oil Rig Count Increase Natural Gas Downside Risk?

    Since 2008, the natural gas rig count has fallen ~89% from its record high. But the fall was unable to stop the rise in natural gas supplies.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Basic Materials

    Natural Gas above $3: Which Gas–Weighted Stocks Could Gain?

    On September 1, natural gas (UNG) October futures closed at $3.07 per MMBtu (million British thermal units). On the same day, natural gas prices rose 1%.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Behind the Natural Gas Rig Count: Will Production Rise?

    The natural gas rig count rose by four to 187 in the week ended September 8, 2017. On a YoY basis, the natural gas rig count more than doubled that week.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///cbaacfacaaaadeddc
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Inventory Data Is Weighing on Natural Gas Prices

    October natural gas futures contracts fell by 2% and settled at $2.64 per MMBtu (British thermal units in millions) on September 2, 2015.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///image
    Basic Materials

    Will NYMEX Natural Gas Cross $2.8 Next Week?

    On July 26, 2018, natural gas’s implied volatility was 19.5%, ~2.5% below its 15-day moving average.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///NG chart
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Are Trading near the Key Support Again

    Natural gas futures contracts for October delivery fell for the second day. Natural gas prices have been fluctuating within a trading range for the last two months.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///RRC Q Production
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Range Resources’ Production: Where Did It Come From?

    For 4Q15, Range Resources’ production of ~1.4 Bcfe (billions of cubic feet equivalent) per day was ~12% higher than the ~1.3 Bcfe per day from 4Q14.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///SWN WU Correlation
    Energy & Utilities

    Southwestern Energy Has a Higher Correlation with Natural Gas

    For the week ending March 16, Southwestern Energy stock had a high correlation of ~79% with natural gas (UGAZ).

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///Chart
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    First Solar Clinches Top SPY Position

    First Solar (FSLR) rose 5.7% yesterday after 195 nations attending the Paris climate change conference reached a historic agreement to cut emissions to address climate change.

    By Renee Blakely
  • uploads///ng and ung  mar
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Natural gas prices rallied again on cold weather conditions

    Natural gas April futures contracts closed near the day’s high—up by 0.99% on February 27, 2015. The total volume for the day was at 107,303 contracts.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///oil _
    Energy & Utilities

    Weather Forecast Could Push Natural Gas to Its 2018 High

    On November 8, natural gas’s implied volatility was 47.4%, which was ~10.7% above its 15-day moving average.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///milada vigerova xmqPOxuJNw unsplash
    Energy & Utilities

    Lower natural gas prices last week positive for coal-to-gas switching

    Last week, natural gas prices declined more than coal prices which is an incentive for power plants to use more natural gas as fuel relative to coal.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///efdeeabafffcfa
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Weather Plays a Vital Role in Driving Natural Gas Prices

    The consensus of rising inventories for the week ending July 31, 2015, might put downward pressure on natural gas prices.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///NG inventories snapshot
    Energy & Utilities

    Analyzing the EIA’s natural gas inventory report and forecast

    On October 23, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (or EIA) reported a 94 billion cubic feet (or bcf) natural gas inventory build for the week ending October 17.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Which Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Could Follow Oil?

    WPX Energy had the lowest correlation with natural gas prices in the past five trading sessions. Southwestern Energy had among the highest correlations.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Popular ways for investors to play natural gas prices

    For most investors, the most straightforward way to play natural gas prices is through commodity ETFs or investing in equities that produce natural gas.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///image
    Basic Materials

    Why EIA Data Might Not Satisfy Natural Gas Bulls

    In the week ending on December 28, the inventories spread was -17.2%.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Basic Materials

    Analyzing Natural Gas ETFs’ Returns Last Week

    On November 23–30, the United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG) rose 2.6%, while the ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas ETF (BOIL) rose 5%.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///ung and ng  march
    Company & Industry Overviews

    How long will the weather batter natural gas prices?

    Natural gas prices are in a long-term downward trend, driven by estimates of a huge supply outweighing demand from mid-November 2014.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///Image
    Earnings Report

    Southwestern Energy Beats 1Q18 Earnings Estimate by $0.03

    Southwestern Energy (SWN) announced its 1Q18 earnings yesterday after the market closed.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///ffdfaaedeadfdfc
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Are Volatile Due to the Weather Forecast

    September natural gas futures trading in NYMEX fell by 0.53% on August 7. Natural gas prices fell due to oversupply concerns and the mild weather forecast.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///COP Q Pre Production
    Earnings Report

    Why ConocoPhillips Expects Lower Production in 4Q17

    For 4Q17, ConocoPhillips (COP) expects total production (USO) (UNG) in the range of 1,195–1,235 Mboepd (thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day).

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///p
    Energy & Utilities

    Which Gas-Weighted Stocks Are Outperforming Their Peers?

    On October 16–23, 2017, natural gas–weighted stocks collectively fell 3.2%—compared to a 1.5% rise in natural gas futures.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Must-know: Why natural gas prices fell 6% last week

    This past week, natural gas prices decreased by $0.25 per MMBtu. Natural gas prices remain low in a long term perspective despite last week’s great slip.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///NG prices
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    What’s the Long-Term US Natural Gas Price Forecast?

    In its March Short-Term Energy Outlook report, the EIA forecast that the US natural gas supply-demand balance could average around 2.9 Bcf per day in 2016.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///MRO Q Debt Maturities
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Should Investors Worry About Marathon Oil’s Credit Ratings Downgrades?

    Due to the prolonged downturn in crude and natural gas, credit rating agencies reviewed many upstream companies earlier this year, including Marathon Oil.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///Nat gas production vs Rigs
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural gas production growth expected to continue

    Since mid-2011, natural gas production has increased even though the number of rigs has fallen. Drilling efficiencies have contributed to this trend.

    By Alex Chamberlin
  • uploads///Loser
    Basic Materials

    Last Week’s Strongest Exploration and Production Stocks

    Black Stone Minerals (BSM), a mineral interest owner structured as an MLP, was the strongest E&P (exploration and production) stock last week, rising 11.1%.

    By Kurt Gallon
  • Energy & Utilities

    Lower natural gas and oil prices hit National Fuel Gas’s earnings

    National Fuel Gas (NFG), which is seeing activism from GAMCO Investors, noted in its latest fiscal 3Q14 results that its earnings growth was driven by higher earnings in the Midstream and Upstream businesses.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Is the Fall In Oil Rig Count Reducing Natural Gas Supplies?

    The natural gas rig count was at 186 last week. The natural gas rig count has fallen ~88.4% from its record level of 1,606 in 2008.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Oil Rigs Are the Biggest Concern for Natural Gas

    In the week ending November 10, 2017, the oil rig count rose by nine—the largest rise since June 30, 2017. Strong oil prices spurred the rise.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///ng and ung  march
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Natural gas prices rally on bullish inventory withrawals

    A bull-bear battle in February 2015 has caused natural gas prices to rise and fall repeatedly. The bull isn’t out of fight yet.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///us natural gas consumption
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Consumption Decreased in the Week Ending May 1

    The EIA’s STEO was released on April 7. It forecasts that total natural gas consumption will average 76.3 Bcf/d in 2015 and 75.8 Bcf/d in 2016.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///ANR
    Earnings Report

    Analyst Recommendations for COG After Its 3Q15 Earnings

    We’ll discuss analyst recommendations for COG, following the release of its 3Q15 results. Wall Street analysts provided target prices for the next 12 months.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///power gen
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    US Power Generation in 2015: Natural Gas up, Coal down

    The EIA reported that power generation from natural gas increased in all regions of US in July, while generation from coal declined in all regions.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///us natural gas consumption
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Consumption Fell in the Week to April 17

    Last week, total US natural gas consumption decreased by 1.7% week-over-week. Consumption declined in the residential and commercial sectors by 5.2%.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///oil _
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Southwestern Energy: Could Winter Be Coming?

    On February 28, analysts expect Southwestern Energy (SWN) to report fourth-quarter adjusted net income of $0.31 per diluted share, marking a 24% sequential increase.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///Energy
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Energy Sector Led the S&P 500 Lower on February 16

    After a brief decline on Wednesday, the S&P 500 energy sector lost strength and fell on February 16. The rise in crude oil inventories dented the sentiment.

    By Val Kensington
  • uploads///ung and ng  march
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Natural gas prices declined more than 5% in a single day

    Colder weather conditions and gas glut led to volatility in natural gas prices in February 2015. The EIA reported the weekly gas in storage on March 6, 2015.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///ebcfcffcbddfe
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Rose Due to Weather Estimates

    Natural gas futures contracts for December delivery rose by 2.8% on October 30. Natural gas prices rose for the second day due to the cold weather forecast.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///natural _
    Miscellaneous

    How Natural Gas Could React to EIA Inventory Data

    On June 20, the EIA is scheduled to release its natural gas inventory report for the week ending June 14. Any rise less than ~76 billion cubic feet could cause the inventories spread to expand more into the negative territory.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///UNG ETF
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Warm Weather Forecast Drives Natural Gas Prices for the Second Day

    September natural gas futures contracts trading in NYMEX rose by 2.18% on August 4, 2015. Prices rose for the second day due to the warm weather forecast.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Natural gas prices plummet to lowest point since February

    Natural gas prices closed down sharply given a larger than expected inventory draw and milder weather.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///Loser
    Energy & Utilities

    Weakest E&P Stocks for the Week Ending August 17

    Alta Mesa Resources (AMR), which is primarily focused in the STACK region, was the weakest E&P company in the week ending August 17.

    By Kurt Gallon
  • uploads///NG inventories snapshot
    Energy & Utilities

    Must-know analysis of natural gas inventory report

    On October 16, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (or EIA) reported a 94 billion cubic feet (or bcf) natural gas inventory build for the week ending October 10. Inventories increased to 3,299 bcf.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Natural gas drilling activity likely to remain muted

    Natural gas targeted drilling in the US is likely to remain muted given the relatively low prices.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///fadabaacaedbdf
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Rally Due to Warm Weather Estimates

    Natural gas futures contracts for September delivery rose by 1.79% on August 10. Natural gas prices rose due to the consensus of rising demand.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///Loser
    Basic Materials

    Weakest Upstream Stocks in the Week Ending September 28

    Southwestern Energy (SWN) was the weakest upstream stock in the week ending September 28. Southwestern Energy fell 10.8% last week.

    By Kurt Gallon
  • uploads///oil _
    Basic Materials

    Bearish Weather Forecast Could Test Natural Gas Bulls Next Week

    On October 25, natural gas’s implied volatility was 42.1%, which was ~8.2% above its 15-day moving average.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///ung  month chart may
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Rally on Warmer Weather Forecast

    June natural gas futures ruled the chart against other commodities on yesterdays’s trading. Natural gas prices increased by 0.59% year-to-date, led by the warmer weather forecasts.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///SWN WU_ Correlation
    Energy & Utilities

    Southwestern Energy Followed Natural Gas to the Upside Last Week

    Southwestern Energy’s (SWN) stock price rose ~4.9% for the week ending December 29. Even natural gas (UGAZ) (DGAZ) (UNG) prices moved to the upside.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Futures Spread: Are Natural Gas’s Bullish Sentiments Rising?

    On September 25, the natural gas futures for November closed at a premium of ~$0.35 to their November 2019 futures.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///weather ng
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Flat after Inventory Report

    Natural gas prices fell more than 20% YTD (year-to-date) due to oversupply concerns.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • Energy & Utilities

    Natural gas rig counts see largest weekly increase since September

    Baker Hughes, an oilfield services company, reported that rigs targeting natural gas rose last week, from 335 to 345 for the week ended March 7, 2014

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///COG STOCK
    Earnings Report

    Cabot’s stock performance when commodity prices plummeted

    Most of the stock performance declined as natural gas prices and oil prices declined. So did the energy sector ETF, the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE).

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Natural Gas Futures Spread: Are the Bullish Sentiments Declining?

    On December 11, the natural gas futures for January 2019 closed at a premium of ~$1.2 to the January 2020 futures.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Why Rising Oil Rigs Should Concern Natural Gas Bulls

    The natural gas rig count was 189 in the week ending March 16, 2018—a rise of one rig from the previous week.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Basic Materials

    Is Oil Losing Its Grip on Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks?

    Southwestern Energy had a correlation of 35.9% with US crude oil May futures on March 21–28, 2018.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    How Oil Rigs Impact Natural Gas Production

    The natural gas rig count was at 187 last week. The natural gas rig count has fallen ~88.4% from its record level of 1,606 in 2008.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///caadaefbaeaea
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Key for Investors: Natural Gas Prices and UNG Diverge

    October natural gas futures contracts rose for the first time in the last six days. Natural gas prices rose slightly by 0.16% on September 22, 2015.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///valuation
    Earnings Report

    Upstream Companies with the Lowest EBITDA Multiples

    As of the first quarter, Sandridge Energy’s (SD) EV-to-adjusted EBITDA ratio was ~2.77x. The company has a market capitalization of $529.83 million.

    By Keisha Bandz
  • uploads///Normalized Chart
    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Low Crude Oil and Natural Gas Prices Affect Upstream Companies

    Last year turned out to be a quite brutal one for all commodities, and energy commodities are no exception. Crude oil was down by ~30% in 2015, whereas natural gas saw a decline of ~19% during the same period.

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///cfddccbfcecafebaa
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Natural Gas Prices Benefit from Inventory Data

    October natural gas futures contracts trading in NYMEX rose by 1.13% on September 10. Natural gas prices rose due to the lower rise in inventory data.

    By Gordon Kristopher
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Milder temps last week put downward pressure on nat gas demand

    Last week’s weather was slightly milder than normal, which is a negative for natural gas prices as less of the commodity is needed to generate power for cooling devices.

    By Ingrid Pan
  • uploads///p
    Basic Materials

    Are Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Underperforming Natural Gas?

    From October 9–16, 2017, our list of natural gas–weighted stocks fell 2.4% compared to a 4.0% rise in natural gas’s (GASL) (GASX) November futures.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Low Oil Rig Count Could Spell More Trouble for Natural Gas

    The natural gas rig count has fallen ~88.4% from its record level of 1,606 in 2008.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///Chart
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Chipotle’s Plan to Woo Back Customers Propelled It to Top of Spy

    Stocks at the top of the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) on January 13 were Southwestern Energy (SWN), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), and Range Resources (RRC).

    By Renee Blakely
  • uploads///p
    Energy & Utilities

    Here’s Why Upstream Underperformed the Energy Space

    Between August 31 and September 7, upstream stock Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) fell the most on our list of energy stocks.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    A Look at the Rig Count and Natural Gas

    On December 15, 2017, the natural gas rig count was 88.6% lower than its record high in 2008.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Rigs Consolidate, Natural Gas Could Benefit

    In the week ending September 1, 2017, the natural gas rig count rose by three to 183. On a YoY basis, the natural gas rig count has more than doubled.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///image
    Energy & Utilities

    Natural Gas’s Whopping Upside: Gas ETFs React

    On November 2–9, the United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG) rose 13%, while the ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas ETF (BOIL) rose 25%.

    By Rabindra Samanta
  • uploads///RRC Q Post Revenues
    Earnings Report

    What Caused Range Resources’ Revenue Growth in 4Q17

    Range Resources’ 4Q17 revenue In 4Q17, Range Resources (RRC) reported revenue of ~$600 million, lower than Wall Street analysts’ estimate of ~$626 million. RRC’s revenue rose ~24% from its 3Q17 revenue of ~$482 million and ~2% from its 4Q16 revenue of ~$590 million. Reasons behind Range Resources’ higher revenue in 4Q17 Range Resources’ higher revenue could be attributed […]

    By Nicholas Chapman
  • uploads///
    Energy & Utilities

    Why another week of warm weather helped natural gas prices

    Hotter-than-normal weather helped natural gas demand and natural gas prices. This resulted in a positive short-term catalyst.

    By Ingrid Pan
    • CONNECT with Market Realist
    • Link to Facebook
    • Link to Twitter
    • Link to Instagram
    • Link to Email Subscribe
    Market Realist Logo
    Do Not Sell My Personal Information

    © Copyright 2021 Market Realist. Market Realist is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.