UNG - United States Natural Gas

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
24.10
-0.08 (-0.33%)
As of 11:05AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close24.18
Open24.11
Bid0.00 x 1000
Ask0.00 x 1000
Day's Range24.07 - 24.17
52 Week Range20.40 - 27.92
Volume338,733
Avg. Volume2,378,942
Net Assets394.52M
NAV22.82
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield0.00%
YTD Return-2.19%
Beta (3y)0.85
Expense Ratio (net)0.70%
Inception Date2007-04-18
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  • ETF Trends3 days ago

    Trade War Threatens Natural Gas ETF Outlook

    The natural gas market and related natural gas ETFs may fizzle if the U.S.-China trade war extends. The United States Natural Gas Fund (UNG) has gained 6.5% over the past month and rose 2.3% year-to-date as Nymex natural gas futures now trade at around $2.95 per million British thermal units. In response to the latest round of U.S. tariffs, China proposed a 25% levy on liquefied natural gas, or LNG.

  • Benzinga3 days ago

    Making The Natural Gas Trade Great Again

    Surging domestic supply hindered natural gas prices over the past several years, but the commodity has recently been a solid performer. Demand expectations could provide some upside for natural gas and the related exchange traded funds. Domestic natural gas inventories are declining, a fundamental factor that could bode well for UNG and the commodity's prices.

  • Will Natural Gas Prices Reach $3?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Will Natural Gas Prices Reach $3?

    On August 14, natural gas September futures rose 1% and settled at $2.959 per MMBtu (million British thermal units)—the highest closing level for active natural gas futures since June 27.

  • Is the Pullback in Oil Prices Short-Lived?
    Market Realist10 days ago

    Is the Pullback in Oil Prices Short-Lived?

    On August 9, September US crude oil futures fell 0.2% and settled at $66.81 per barrel—the lowest closing level for active US crude oil futures since June 21. On the same day, oil-weighted stocks Hess Corporation (HES), Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY), and Apache Corporation (APA) fell 2.9%, 4.2%, and 6.2%, respectively—the underperformers on our list.

  • ETF Scorecard: August 10 Edition
    ETF Database10 days ago

    ETF Scorecard: August 10 Edition

    To help investors keep up with the markets, we present our ETF Scorecard. The Scorecard takes a step back and looks at how various asset classes across the globe are performing. The weekly performance is from last Friday’s open to this week’s Thursday close.

  • Analyzing Natural Gas’s Futures Spread
    Market Realist11 days ago

    Analyzing Natural Gas’s Futures Spread

    On August 7, 2018, natural gas September 2018 futures closed at a premium of ~$0.23 to September 2019 futures. On July 31, 2018, the futures spread was at a premium of $0.14. Between July 31 and August 7, 2018, natural gas September futures rose 4.1%.

  • Will Natural Gas Prices Continue to Rise?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Will Natural Gas Prices Continue to Rise?

    On August 7, 2018, natural gas September futures rose 1.3% and settled at $2.897 per MMBtu (million British thermal units), the highest closing level for active natural gas futures since June 29, 2018.

  • Are Natural Gas ETFs Rising More than Natural Gas Prices?
    Market Realist14 days ago

    Are Natural Gas ETFs Rising More than Natural Gas Prices?

    Between July 27 and August 3, the United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG) rose 2.3% while the ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas ETF (BOIL) rose 4.6%. These ETFs track natural gas futures.

  • US Natural Gas Price Drivers on August 6–10
    Market Realist14 days ago

    US Natural Gas Price Drivers on August 6–10

    US natural gas futures increased 1.3% to $2.81 per MMBtu (million British thermal units) on July 26–August 2. The United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG) rose 2.03% during the same period. UNG seeks to track active natural gas futures. The First Trust Natural Gas ETF (FCG) aims to track the performance of an index of companies mainly involved in natural gas exploration and production. FCG fell 1.9% on July 26–August 2. EQT (EQT), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG), and Gulfport Energy (GPOR) fell 8.9%, 6.6%, and 4.9%, respectively, during the same period.

  • Could Oil Prices Continue to Recover?
    Market Realist17 days ago

    Could Oil Prices Continue to Recover?

    Yesterday, September US crude oil futures rose 1.9% and settled at $68.96 per barrel, while oil-weighted stocks Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Oasis Petroleum (OAS), and WPX Energy (WPX) rose 0.5%, 3.8%, and 6.8%, respectively. US crude oil prices were buoyed by a 1.3 MMbbl (million barrel) fall in US crude oil inventories at Cushing, Oklahoma. However, S&P Global Platts estimates that OPEC oil production rose 0.34 MMbpd (million barrels per day) month-over-month to 32.66 MMbpd in July, and that Saudi Arabian oil production rose to 10.63 MMbpd—the highest in almost two years. ...

  • S&P 500, Crude Oil, and Natural Gas Prices on August 2
    Market Realist17 days ago

    S&P 500, Crude Oil, and Natural Gas Prices on August 2

    The S&P 500 Index rose ~0.5% to 2,827.22 on August 2 due to the rise in the technology and consumer staples sectors. Seven out of the 11 key sectors in the S&P 500 rose on August 2.

  • Why August Could Be Dull for Natural Gas
    Market Realist18 days ago

    Why August Could Be Dull for Natural Gas

    On July 31, natural gas September futures fell 0.5% and settled at $2.782 per MMBtu (million British thermal units).

  • Analyzing the S&P 500 and Energy Prices in July
    Market Realist19 days ago

    Analyzing the S&P 500 and Energy Prices in July

    The S&P 500 rose ~0.49% to 2,816.29 on July 31. Renewed trade negations between the US and China supported the S&P 500. Both of the countries are exploring ways to cool down the tariff war. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) rose ~0.5% to $281.33 on July 31. SPY seeks to track the S&P 500 Index’s returns. The S&P 500 rose ~3.6% in July due to strong second-quarter earnings results.

  • Did Natural Gas ETFs Outperform Natural Gas Last Week?
    Market Realist20 days ago

    Did Natural Gas ETFs Outperform Natural Gas Last Week?

    Between July 20 and July 27, the United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG) rose 1.9% while the ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas ETF (BOIL) rose 3.9%. These ETFs track natural gas futures.

  • Are Hedge Funds Reducing Bullish Bets on US Natural Gas?
    Market Realist20 days ago

    Are Hedge Funds Reducing Bullish Bets on US Natural Gas?

    Hedge funds cut their net long positions in US natural gas futures and options 44.8% to 24,984 on July 17–24. The positions have also fallen ~66% YoY (year-over-year). The reduction could suggest that hedge funds are turning less bullish or more bearish on US natural gas prices. The US CFTC released the latest positions data on July 27.

  • S&P 500 and Crude Oil Prices Moved Together on July 27
    Market Realist20 days ago

    S&P 500 and Crude Oil Prices Moved Together on July 27

    The S&P 500 Index fell ~0.66% to 2,818.82 on July 27. The index fell due to disappointing second-quarter earnings results from some of the technology companies. Eight out of the 11 key sectors in the S&P 500 fell on July 27.

  • Is Oil’s Recovery Fading?
    Market Realist21 days ago

    Is Oil’s Recovery Fading?

    On July 26, US crude oil September futures rose 0.4% and settled at $69.61 per barrel. On the same day, oil-weighted stocks Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Callon Petroleum Company (CPE), and Concho Resources (CXO) had returns of -0.1%, 0.7%, and 1.4%, respectively, while Apache (APA) was unchanged. The small gain in oil prices was not sufficient to support most of these oil-weighted stocks.

  • Record US Natural Gas Production Kept a Lid on the Prices
    Market Realist21 days ago

    Record US Natural Gas Production Kept a Lid on the Prices

    PointLogic estimates that US dry natural gas production increased 0.5% to 81 Bcf (billion cubic feet) per day on July 19–25. The production has increased 11% from a year ago.

  • S&P 500 and Energy Prices Diverged on July 26
    Market Realist21 days ago

    S&P 500 and Energy Prices Diverged on July 26

    The S&P 500 Index fell ~0.3% to 2,837.44 on July 26 due to the decline in the communication services and technology sectors. Five out of the 11 key sectors in the S&P 500 fell on July 26.

  • How Has Noble Energy Stock Been Performing Recently?
    Market Realist25 days ago

    How Has Noble Energy Stock Been Performing Recently?

    Noble Energy (NBL) stock has risen since the beginning of this year, mirroring crude oil prices (DBO). Year-over-year, NBL stock has risen ~22.7%, while crude oil prices have surged 46.5% in the same period. Natural gas prices (UNG) have declined 6.14% in the same period. 

  • Have Oversupply Concerns Weakened for Natural Gas?
    Market Realist25 days ago

    Have Oversupply Concerns Weakened for Natural Gas?

    On July 24, natural gas September 2018 futures closed at a premium of ~$0.10 to September 2019 futures. On July 17, 2018, the futures spread was at a premium of ~$0.09. Between July 17 and July 24, 2018, natural gas September futures rose 0.4%.

  • Energy Prices Rose, S&P 500 Hit a Five-Month High
    Market Realist26 days ago

    Energy Prices Rose, S&P 500 Hit a Five-Month High

    The S&P 500 rose ~0.48% to 2,820.40 on July 24—the highest closing since February 1. The index rose due to expectations of strong second-quarter earnings results. Nine out of the 11 key sectors in the S&P 500 rose on July 24.

  • The S&P 500 Advances and Energy Prices Drop on July 23
    Market Realist27 days ago

    The S&P 500 Advances and Energy Prices Drop on July 23

    The S&P 500 Index rose ~0.18% to 2,806.98 on July 23. The rise in the financial sector and expectations of strong second-quarter earnings supported the S&P 500. However, the escalating trade tariff conflict between the US and China and a strong US Dollar Index has restricted the upside for the S&P 500. 

  • What to Expect from Chesapeake Energy’s Second-Quarter Earnings
    Market Realist27 days ago

    What to Expect from Chesapeake Energy’s Second-Quarter Earnings

    Are You Ready for Chesapeake Energy’s Q2 2018 Earnings? Chesapeake Energy (CHK) is scheduled to release its second-quarter earnings on August 1 before the market opens. The company’s second-quarter revenue estimate is ~$2.29 billion. In the second quarter of 2017, Chesapeake Energy reported revenues of $2.28 billion.

  • Exploring Dynagas LNG Partners’ Q2 2018 Earnings Estimates
    Market Realist27 days ago

    Exploring Dynagas LNG Partners’ Q2 2018 Earnings Estimates

    The consensus 12-month target price for Dynagas LNG Partners (DLNG) is $11.21. Based on its price on July 18, this target price implies a potential upside of 38.9%.