6.42 -0.02 (-0.31%)
After hours: 4:46PM EDT
|Bid||6.42 x 300|
|Ask||6.43 x 2000|
|Day's Range||6.42 - 6.52|
|52 Week Range||6.15 - 9.74|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||-3.37|
|Expense Ratio (net)||1.12%|
On October 20, 2017, US crude oil active futures closed at $51.84 per barrel—above the psychologically important level of $50 for the third-straight week.
US natural gas consumption fell 0.17% to 57.1 Bcf/d (billion cubic feet per day) on October 12–18, 2017. It rose 3.1% from the same period in 2016.
Baker Hughes will publish its weekly US oil and gas rig count report on October 19, 2017. The US natural gas rig count fell by two to 185 on October 6–13.
November natural gas (UGAZ) (GASL) futures contracts trading in NYMEX rose 0.7% and closed at $2.87 per MMBtu on October 19, 2017.
On October 18, natural gas November futures closed at $2.85 per MMBtu (million British thermal units)—3.6% below the last trading session's closing price.
Baker Hughes (BHI) published its weekly US natural gas rig count report on October 13. Rigs fell by two to 185 from October 6 to 13—the lowest level since September 1.
On October 13, the US Energy Information Administration (or EIA) released its weekly US natural gas inventory report.
November natural gas (UGAZ)(DGAZ) futures contracts fell 1.13% to $2.96 per MMBtu (million British thermal units) in NYMEX electronic trading at 2:05 AM EST on October 16.
US natural gas (UNG)(DGAZ) futures contracts for November delivery rose 0.67% to $3 per MMBtu (million British thermal units) on October 13.
Last week (ended October 7), CSX’s YoY railcar volume loss was 0.4%. CSX hauled ~68,000 railcars, compared with ~69,000 units in the same week last year.
Whiting Petroleum (WLL) stock has fallen significantly since the beginning of the year. Whiting Petroleum stock has fallen ~58% year-to-date.
The AAR's weekly data reflected a 6.3% rise in overall rail freight traffic in the US, reaching ~555,000 intermodal units and carloads in the 40th week of 2017.
Between October 4 and October 11, 2017, natural gas (UNG) (BOIL) active futures had a correlation of 84.3% with US crude oil futures.
So far this week, crude oil prices are leading the rise in energy commodities. Prices have risen from last week’s close of $49.29 per barrel to $51.60 per barrel on October 11, 2017.
On October 11, 2017, natural gas (UNG) (BOIL) (FCG) November futures were at $2.89 per MMBtu (million British thermal units), a fall of 0.1% from the last trading session.
As of October 6, 2017, ~72.42% of the analysts covering Encana (ECA) have “strong buy” or “buy” recommendations on the stock.
Devon Energy (DVN) stock fell sharply by ~5% last week. Crude oil and natural gas moved down by ~5% each in the same week.