Posts Tagged ‘natural gas’

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Suspends Dividends, Stock Plunges To 12 Year Low

July 21st, 2015

natural gasTyler Durden: Back in January, the panic surrounding the energy space and specifically the collapse in industry cash flows as a result of the collapse in oil prices, peaked when one after another company announced they would halt dividend payments Read more…


Is The US Shale Industry About To Run Out Of Lifelines?

July 21st, 2015

investTyler Durden: Earlier today, Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) - in a mad scramble to conserve cash - eliminated its common dividend, a move which i) will save the company around $240 million per year, but ii) caused the stock to plunge to a twelve-year low. Read more…


One Natural Gas ETF Set To Surge From The LNG Trade

June 3rd, 2015

natural gasAlex McGuire:  Natural gas prices have been on the rebound this month. They’ve soared 13.6% since settling at a low of $2.57 per million British thermal units (BTUs) on April 27. Read more…


Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG): More Bullish News On The Way

June 1st, 2015

newsAlex McGuire:  Last year was a big one for Cheniere Energy Inc.(NYSEMKT:LNG) news. Read more…


United States Natural Gas Fund, LP (UNG): Have Natural Gas Prices Bottomed?

May 12th, 2015

natural gasLeonard Brecken: Last Friday we finally got confirmation of where all the natural gas supply has been coming from as Cabot (COG) reported its earnings. Just like Chesapeake (CHK), they reduced natural gas output, but on a much grander scale. Read more…


The One Natural Gas ETF To Buy Now

March 4th, 2015

natural gasKyle Anderson: Natural gas prices have dipped in 2015. They’re trading at $2.71 per million BTUs as of March 3, for a drop of more than 22% from their December price of $3.50 per million BTUs. Read more…


United States Natural Gas Fund, LP (UNG) Warms Up On Arctic Chills

February 24th, 2015

natural gasThe downslide in natural gas prices, which was being noticed for last one year on lower demand and increasing stockpiles, was finally arrested in early 2015 as a severe winter draped almost the entire Northeastern U.S. This cold snap boosted electricity Read more…


2015 Outlook For Oil and Gas ETFs

January 13th, 2015

market outlookCrude Oil :  Currently, oil is deeply entrenched into bearish territory and has fallen below the $50-a-barrel level following OPEC’s decision to hold production unchanged, the effects of booming shale supplies in North America and a stagnant European economy. Read more…


Bullish Outlook For BDCs As U.S. Economy Improves

January 13th, 2015

investJonathan Yates: BDCs are often seen as big risks. Here’s why that should no longer be the case. Read more…


iPath Natural Gas ETN Is A Broken Product

January 2nd, 2015

iPathRon Rowland: ETF and ETN investors should avoid broken products.  I have repeated this caution numerous times over the years.  Upon hearing this warning, most investors want to know what a broken product is.  Once they understand the definition, they quickly grasp the danger. Read more…


A Full-Blown Economic Crisis Has Erupted In Russia

December 16th, 2014

russiaThe 8th largest economy on the entire planet is in a state of turmoil right now.  The shocking collapse of the price of oil has hit a lot of countries really hard, but very few nations are as dependent on energy production as Russia is.  Sales of oil and natural gas Read more…


Russia and China’s Natural Gas Deals Are A Death Knell For Canada’s LNG Ambitions

December 5th, 2014

natural gasMarin Katusa: In recent years, a number of Asian companies have been betting that Canada will be able to export cheap liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its west coast. These big international players include PetroChina, Mitsubishi, CNOOC, and, until December 3, Read more…


Could Falling Oil Prices Spark A Financial Crisis?

December 4th, 2014

financial crisisNick Cunningham: The oil and gas boom in the United States was made possible by the extensive credit afforded to drillers. Not only has financing come from company shareholders and traditional banks, but hundreds of billions of dollars Read more…


Shale Liquidations Begin? Sub-$50 Oil Appears In North Dakota

December 4th, 2014

short-oil-etfTyler Durden: When ISIS dared to steal and sell oil at below market rates, they were dire pirates that needed to be destroyed (and anyone who dared to buy it was pariah).  Read more…


United States Natural Gas Fund, LP: Key Levels and Opportunities In Natural Gas

November 26th, 2014

natural gasCorey Rosenbloom:  I had a question about Natural Gas this morning and found something interesting on the current chart – note the key levels and breakout opportunities that are setting up currently. Read more…


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