UNG - United States Natural Gas

NYSEArca - NYSEArca Delayed Price. Currency in USD
22.20
-0.21 (-0.94%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

22.18 -0.02 (-0.09%)
After hours: 4:01PM EDT

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Previous Close22.41
Open22.40
Bid22.15 x 800
Ask22.97 x 2200
Day's Range22.15 - 22.42
52 Week Range20.40 - 27.92
Volume2,196,860
Avg. Volume2,717,761
Net Assets336.33M
NAV23.71
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield0.00%
YTD Return1.63%
Beta (3y)0.70
Expense Ratio (net)0.70%
Inception Date2007-04-18
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  • S&P 500 near a Six-Month High, WTI Fell for the Second Week
    Market Realist8 hours ago

    S&P 500 near a Six-Month High, WTI Fell for the Second Week

    The S&P 500 Index rose ~0.11% to 2,801.31 on July 13—the highest closing since February 1. The expectation of strong second-quarter earnings results has been driving the S&P 500. However, the escalating trade war between the US and China has limited the upside for the S&P 500. Six out of the 11 key sectors in the S&P 500 advanced on July 13.

  • Why Oil Bears May Be at Risk
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    Why Oil Bears May Be at Risk

    On July 12, US crude oil August futures fell 0.1% and settled at $70.33 per barrel, the lowest closing level since June 25, 2018. Prices were relatively steady after the sharp fall on July 11. Between July 5 and July 12, US crude oil August futures declined 3.6%. On July 12, oil-weighted stocks Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD), EOG Resources (EOG), Denbury Resources (DNR), and California Resources (CRC) fell 0.1%, 0.4%, 2%, and 4.1%, respectively.

  • US-China Trade War: S&P 500 and Crude Oil Fell
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    US-China Trade War: S&P 500 and Crude Oil Fell

    The S&P 500 Index fell ~0.7% to 2,774.02 on July 11. On the same day, the US government threatened to impose new tariffs on goods worth $200 billion imported from China. The escalating trade war between the US and China pressured the S&P 500 the same day. China warned the US and said that it would take strict countermeasures. Ten out of the 11 key sectors in the S&P 500 dropped on July 11.

  • Is Production the Biggest Threat for Natural Gas Prices?
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Is Production the Biggest Threat for Natural Gas Prices?

    Reuters estimates that US dry natural gas production in the lower 48 US states has averaged a record high of 80.2 Bcf (billion cubic feet) per day during the last 30 days. On a daily basis, US dry natural gas production rose to a new record of 81.4 Bcf per day on July 5, according to Reuters.

  • SPY Rose Due to Trade Tariff Optimism, Natural Gas Fell
    Market Realist8 days ago

    SPY Rose Due to Trade Tariff Optimism, Natural Gas Fell

    The S&P 500 Index rose ~0.86% to 2,736.61 on July 5. The US and the European Union might agree to withdraw automobile-related tariffs. The news supported the S&P 500 on July 5. Ten out of the 11 major sectors in the S&P 500 rose on the same day.

  • US Jobs Help S&P 500 to Rise on July 6, Oil and Gas Also Rise
    Market Realist8 days ago

    US Jobs Help S&P 500 to Rise on July 6, Oil and Gas Also Rise

    The S&P 500 rose ~0.85% to 2,759.82 on July 6, its highest level in two weeks. Better-than-expected US jobs data eased fears surrounding escalating trade tensions between the United States and China, which supported the index on July 6. All the key sectors in the S&P 500 advanced on the day.

  • How Are Energy Commodities Performing This Week?
    Market Realist11 days ago

    How Are Energy Commodities Performing This Week?

    In the week starting July 2, crude oil (USO) prices have fallen marginally. Crude oil prices fell from last week’s close of $74.15 per barrel on June 29 to $74.14 per barrel on July 3, a decrease of 0.01% so far. On July 3, crude oil prices made a 52-week high of $75.27 per barrel.

  • ETF Scorecard: July 6 Edition
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  • Analyzing Hedge Funds’ Positions in US Natural Gas
    Market Realist15 days ago

    Analyzing Hedge Funds’ Positions in US Natural Gas

    Hedge funds reduced their net bullish positions in US natural gas futures and options 11.3% to 165,768 on June 19–26. However, the net long positions have increased ~416% and ~104% in the last six months and the past year, respectively. The US CFTC released the latest positions data on June 29.

  • Record US Natural Gas Production Weighs on Prices
    Market Realist15 days ago

    Record US Natural Gas Production Weighs on Prices

    PointLogic estimates that US dry natural gas production increased ~1% to 80.9 Bcf (billion cubic feet) per day on June 21–27. The production also increased 13.5% or by 9.6 Bcf per day year-over-year.

  • How Are Energy Commodities Performing This Week?
    Market Realist18 days ago

    How Are Energy Commodities Performing This Week?

    As of June 27, crude oil (USO) prices had risen 6% this week, from last week’s close of $68.58 per barrel to $72.76 per barrel. On June 27, it reached a 52-week high of $73.06 per barrel. Unleaded gasoline (UGA) and heating oil (UHN) have also risen, by ~2.8% and ~2.4%, respectively.

  • How Energy Commodities Are Performing This Week
    Market Realist19 days ago

    How Energy Commodities Are Performing This Week

    Crude oil (USO) prices rose from last week’s close of $68.58 per barrel to $70.53 per barrel on June 26—an increase of ~3%. On May 22, crude oil reached a 52-week high of $72.90 per barrel. Unleaded gasoline (UGA) and heating oil (UHN) have increased marginally this week, by ~0.14% and ~0.15%, respectively.

  • Trending: Global Trade Jitters Affect Technology Stocks
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    Trending: Global Trade Jitters Affect Technology Stocks

    Large technology companies, such as Facebook and Amazon, have posted weak performance of late, as the trade war rhetoric spilled into the technology sector.

  • ETF Trends20 days ago

    Natural Gas ETFs Could Sizzle in the Summer

    Natural gas prices and natural gas ETFs could heat up this summer as low supply coupled with rising electricity demand to beat the higher temperatures ahead could stoke this energy category. The United States Natural Gas Fund (UNG) gained 1.3% Wednesday and held above its long-term trend at the 200-day simple moving average as Nymex natural gas futures added 1.6% to $2.99 per million British thermal units. Natural gas stockpiles are scrapping the bottom of the barrel after an extended winter this year raised heating demand for homes, reports Stephanie Yang for the Wall Street Journal.

  • Did Natural Gas ETFs Underperform US Natural Gas Last Week?
    Market Realist22 days ago

    Did Natural Gas ETFs Underperform US Natural Gas Last Week?

    Between June 15 and June 22, 2018, the ETFs that track natural gas futures had the following performances: United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG): fell 2.7% ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas ETF (BOIL): fell 5.3%

  • How Energy Commodities Are Performing This Week
    Market Realist25 days ago

    How Energy Commodities Are Performing This Week

    For the week starting June 18, crude oil (USO) prices are on the rise. They increased from last week’s close of $65.06 per barrel on June 15 to $65.54 per barrel on June 21—an increase of ~0.77% so far. On May 22, crude oil prices hit a 52-week high of $72.90 per barrel but retreated from higher levels since then.

  • How the Energy Sector Is Doing This Year
    Market Realist25 days ago

    How the Energy Sector Is Doing This Year

    Year-to-date, crude oil (USO) has risen ~8% from $60.42 per barrel to $65.07 per barrel, continuing the upward move it started in June 2017. Since then, crude oil prices have risen ~54%. Unleaded gasoline (UGA) and heating oil (UHN) prices have also risen this year, by ~14% and ~3%, respectively, with unleaded gasoline being the strongest energy commodity so far. Gasoline and heating oil prices affect refining companies.

  • How the OPEC Meeting Could Affect US Natural Gas Prices
    Market Realist25 days ago

    How the OPEC Meeting Could Affect US Natural Gas Prices

    Higher crude oil prices and improving natural gas pipeline capacity in the United States have led to a rise in natural gas production. Natural gas is often an associated product of crude oil produced in US shale formations.

  • OPEC Meeting: Crude Oil Prices and Energy Sector Pressure S&P 500
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    OPEC Meeting: Crude Oil Prices and Energy Sector Pressure S&P 500

    The S&P 500 fell ~0.63% to 2,749.76 on June 21. The decline in crude oil prices pressured energy stocks, which in turn pressured the S&P 500 ahead of the OPEC meeting. Eight out of the 11 major sectors in the S&P 500 fell on June 21.

  • How Energy Commodities Performed from June 18–20
    Market Realist25 days ago

    How Energy Commodities Performed from June 18–20

    From June 18–20, crude oil (USO) prices were on the rise, increasing to $65.71 per barrel from last week’s close of $65.06, a 1% rise. On May 22, Crude oil prices hit a 52-week high of $72.90 per barrel but then retreated. Even heating oil (UHN) increased 1.1% from June 18–20. Gasoline (UGA), however, decreased 0.6% in that period.

  • Will US Crude Oil Move Sharply Due to OPEC’s Meeting?
    Market Realist25 days ago

    Will US Crude Oil Move Sharply Due to OPEC’s Meeting?

    On June 21, US crude oil August futures fell 0.3% and closed at $65.54 per barrel. However, the United States Oil ETF (USO) rose 0.2% on that day. USO is meant to track oil futures, but it can sometimes have a tracking difference due to various factors.

  • ETF Scorecard: June 22 Edition
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    ETF Scorecard: June 22 Edition

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  • Why Are Natural Gas Prices Falling?
    Market Realist27 days ago

    Why Are Natural Gas Prices Falling?

    On June 19, natural gas July futures fell 1.7% and settled at $2.9 per MMBtu (million British thermal units). On the same day, Southwestern Energy (SWN), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG), and Chesapeake Energy (CHK) rose 0.2%, 1%, and 1.1%, respectively. These three stocks were the underperformers on our list of natural gas–weighted stocks. All of the natural gas–weighted stocks on our list rose despite the fall in natural gas prices.

  • Crude Oil Prices Limit the S&P 500’s Downside
    Market Realist28 days ago

    Crude Oil Prices Limit the S&P 500’s Downside

    The S&P 500 fell ~0.21% to 2,773.75 on June 18. Trade wars between the US and China pressured the S&P 500 on the same day. However, increased crude oil prices and energy stocks helped the S&P 500 rebound from the day’s low. Seven out of the ten key sectors in the S&P 500 declined on June 18.

  • Brent and US Crude Oil before OPEC’s Meeting
    Market Realist29 days ago

    Brent and US Crude Oil before OPEC’s Meeting

    On June 8–15, US crude oil July futures fell 1%. On June 15, US crude oil July futures settled at $65.06 per barrel. Last week, the US dollar rose 1.3%—a negative development for oil prices. The PowerShares DB US Dollar Bullish ETF (UUP), which tracks the US dollar, rose 1.3% last week.