|Bid||12.08 x 100|
|Ask||45.00 x 600|
|Day's Range||41.77 - 42.18|
|52 Week Range||30.10 - 42.50|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.60%|
In the last trading session, U.S. stocks climbed on easing fears of trade tensions and a rebound in technology stocks. Among the top ETFs, investors saw SPY gain 1.15%, DIA rise 0.91%, and QQQ move higher by 1.58% on the day.Source: Shutterstock
As measured by the Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLE), energy stocks were laggards last year. XLE, the largest equity-based energy ETF by assets, fell 0.9% in 2017 while the S&P 500 gained 20%.
US distillate inventories increased for the sixth time in the last seven weeks. The inventories rose ~11% in the last seven weeks.
WTI crude oil (USL) prices are at their 30-month high. The US benchmark also opened above $60 per barrel in January for the first time since 2014.
According to the EIA, the four-week average US gasoline demand fell by 42,000 bpd or 0.5% to 9 MMbpd (million barrels per day) on December 8–15, 2017.
On December 18, 2017, Westlake Chemical (WLK) announced that it had sent notices about the optional redemption of $688 million in senior notes.
January US natural gas (UGAZ) futures contracts were below their 100-day, 50-day, and 20-day moving averages on December 21, 2017.
On December 19, 2017, the API released its crude oil inventory report. US gasoline inventories rose by 2 MMbbls (million barrels) on December 8–15, 2017.
A Reuters survey estimated that Saudi Arabia's crude oil production fell by 30,000 bpd (barrels per day) to 10,000,000 bpd in November 2017.
US crude oil (DWT) (UCO) futures hit $58.95 per barrel on November 24, 2017—the highest level in nearly three years.
The CFTC reported that hedge funds’ net long positions in US natural gas futures and options contracts rose by 33,734 contracts to 75,297 on November 7–14.
According to the EIA (U.S. Energy Information Administration), US crude oil production rose 13,000 bpd (barrels per day) to 9,658,000 bpd between November 10 and 17, 2017. Production, which rose for the…...
December natural gas (GASL) (BOIL) futures were below their 50-day and 100-day moving averages of $3.12 per MMBtu and $3.16 per MMBtu on November 16, 2017.
The EIA estimates that US crude oil production rose by 25,000 bpd (barrels per day) or 0.3% to 9,645,000 bpd on November 3–10, 2017.
The US Dollar Index rose 0.13% to 94.4 on November 13, 2017. It limited the upside for US crude oil (UWT) (DWT) prices on the same day.