Despite Ongoing Weakness, Investors Are Flocking To Oil & Gas Companies

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From Nick Cunningham: Despite the near record increase in U.S. oil inventories last week – an increase of 13.8 million barrels – oil prices traded up on February 8 and 9 as traders pinned their hopes on a surprise drawdown in gasoline stocks, which provided some evidence of stronger-than-expected demand.
NYSE:XOP February 10, 2017 10:19am

U.S. Natural Gas Fund Plunges 3.5%, Is Today’s Worst Performing ETF

The United States Natural Gas Fund, LP (UNG) underperformed all other non-leveraged, non-inverse exchange traded products in the U.S. today on a percentage basis, producing a -3.52% one-day return and trailing the wider markets by a total of 4.21 percentage points.
NYSE:UNG February 3, 2017 5:09pm

UNG Was Monday’s Worst Performing ETF, Down 4%

The United States Natural Gas Fund, LP (UNG) underperformed all other non-leveraged, non-inverse exchange traded products in the U.S. today on a percentage basis, producing a -4.03% one-day return and trailing the wider markets by a total of 3.41 percentage points.
NYSE:UNG January 30, 2017 5:40pm

The Bull Market In Natural Gas ETFs Might Already Be Over

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One of the most volatile segments of the market in the past week or so is in the Natural Gas space, where we see the largest Natural Gas tracking ETP, UNG (U.S. Natural Gas Fund, Expense Ratio 0.60%, $532 million in AUM) falling like a rock to current levels.
NYSE:UNG January 9, 2017 12:20pm

Leveraged Bear Natural Gas ETF Sees Major Profit Taking Outflows

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Analyst Paul Weisbruch of Street One Financial in his daily fund flows update points out money coming out of gold-focused funds, as well as some developments in the natural gas and bond spaces.

The Future Looks Bright For America’s Natural Gas Exports

From Gregory Brew: American LNG exports for 2016, according to the Department of Energy, totaled 109 Bcf through December, averaging about 0.3 Bcf per day. But contrary to expectations when Cheniere Energy first opened its LNG terminal at Sabine Pass, Louisiana at the start of the year, the bulk of those energy exports have not gone to markets in East Asia, passing through the newly-expanded Panama Canal, or to markets in Western Europe.
NYSE:UNG January 8, 2017 7:48am

Natural Gas Prices Jump As Cold Weather Slams The Midwest

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From Nick Cunningham: Natural gas prices are surging as cold weather eats into U.S. inventories, tightening the market much more quickly than many analysts had expected.
NYSE:UNG December 28, 2016 7:35am

How To Play The Big Natural Gas Rally With ETFs

From Zacks: Finally, winter has heated up natural gas prices, putting an end to the struggles of the commodity. Among the issues hurting the broader energy space, ample supplies and falling demand on global growth worries were primary.
NYSE:UNG December 8, 2016 7:37am

Unlimited Danger Lurks In Triple Leveraged ETFs

From Corey Rosenbloom: Triple-Leveraged ETFs are the wild-west of the short-term trading landscape. You can triple your gains if you’re right or triple your losses if you’re wrong.
NYSE:DGAZ December 5, 2016 12:34pm

As Winter Descends, Natural Gas Prices Are Rising

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From U.S. natural gas storage inventories decreased by 50 Bcf during the week ending Nov. 25, per the Energy Administration Association (EIA).
NYSE:UNG December 3, 2016 8:03am

Natural Gas Long Term Outlook Is Incredibly Bullish

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From The International Energy Agency (IEA) released its annual World Energy Outlook last week, saying natural gas will play an increasingly important role in the mix of global fuels through to 2040.
NYSE:UNG November 20, 2016 7:33am

Trump’s Policies Could Wreak Havoc On The Natural Gas Markets

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From The value of any commodity is based on its supply and the demand in the market. If one of them is disrupted, it affects prices.
NYSE:UNG November 18, 2016 6:46am

Bullish On Oil & Gas? Consider Some Lesser Known Funds

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As mentioned in our ETF Options recap this morning, this week we have seen some notable upside call activity in XOP (SPDR Oil & Gas Exploration & Production, Expense Ratio 0.35%) consisting of March 42 strikes trading.
NYSE:IEO November 17, 2016 12:04pm

Natural Gas Is Rallying After a Horrible October

For the first time in what seems like a month, Natural Gas ETPs are experiencing a rally after a disastrous October in terms of plunging prices on warmer weather forecasts.
NYSE:UNG November 14, 2016 12:30pm

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